aeromedicine
noun Date: 1942 a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and disturbances arising from flying and the associated physiological and psychological problems

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • aeromedicine — [er΄ō med′i sən] n. a branch of medicine concerned with the diseases and disorders that are incident to flight in the earth s atmosphere: cf. SPACE MEDICINE aeromedical adj …   English World dictionary

  • aeromedicine — /air euh med euh seuhn/, n. See aviation medicine. [AERO + MEDICINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • aeromedicine — noun aviation or aerospace medicine …   Wiktionary

  • aeromedicine — SYN: aviation medicine. * * * aero·med·i·cine .ar ō med ə sən, .er , Brit usu .er ō med sən n a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and disturbances arising from flying and the associated physiological and psychological problems * * * …   Medical dictionary

  • aeromedicine — Synonyms and related words: aerial photography, aeroballistics, aerodynamics, aerogeology, aerography, aerology, aeromechanics, aerometry, aeronautical meteorology, aerophotography, aerophysics, aeroscopy, aerospace research, aerostatics,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aeromedicine — aer·o·med·i·cine || ‚eÉ™rəʊ medsɪn n. branch of medicine dealing with diseases and disturbances resulting from flying …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aeromedicine — aero·med·i·cine …   English syllables

  • aeromedicine — noun the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight) • Syn: ↑aerospace medicine, ↑aviation medicine • Derivationally related forms: ↑aeromedical • Hypernyms: ↑biomedicine …   Useful english dictionary

  • aviation medicine — noun the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight) • Syn: ↑aeromedicine, ↑aerospace medicine • Derivationally related forms: ↑aeromedical (for: ↑aeromedicine) • Hy …   Useful english dictionary

  • aeromedical — adjective of or relating to aviation medicine • Pertains to noun: ↑aeromedicine • Derivationally related forms: ↑aeromedicine …   Useful english dictionary

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