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I think that, with homoeopathy, if you get the right mix, it works 20 times quicker than conventional medicine.
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Meaning of "conventional medicine" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

conventional medicine  [kənˈvenʃənəl ˈmɛdsən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

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preposition
conjunction
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Conventional medicine is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

conventional medicine

Medicine

Medicine is the field of applied science related to the art of healing by diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. It encompasses a variety of health care practices evolved to maintain and restore health by the prevention and treatment of illness in human beings. Contemporary medicine applies biomedical sciences, biomedical research, genetics and medical technology to diagnose, treat, and prevent injury and disease, typically through medication or surgery, but also through therapies as diverse as psychotherapy, external splints & traction, prostheses, biologics, pharmaceuticals, ionizing radiation among others. The word medicine is derived from the Latin ars medicina, meaning the art of healing.

Definition of conventional medicine in the English dictionary

The definition of conventional medicine in the dictionary is the style of medicine that is generally used in the US and Europe which uses drugs and surgery as a form of treatment.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE


aeromedicine
ˈɛərəʊˌmɛdsən
Anderson
ˈændəsən
comparison
kəmˈpærɪsən
Hudson
ˈhʌdsən
Jackson
ˈdʒæksən
Jansen
ˈdʒænsən
Jason
ˈdʒeɪsən
Johnson
ˈdʒɒnsən
lesson
ˈlɛsən
listen
ˈlɪsən
madison
ˈmædɪsən
mason
ˈmeɪsən
nelson
ˈnɛlsən
person
ˈpɜːsən
Richardson
ˈrɪtʃədsən
Robinson
ˈrɒbɪnsən
Rowlandson
ˈrəʊləndsən
Simpson
ˈsɪmpsən
Thompson
ˈtɒmpsən
Wilson
ˈwɪlsən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

conventicler
convention
convention centre
conventional
Conventional Forces in Europe
conventional weapons
conventional wisdom
conventionalisation
conventionalise
conventionalism
conventionalist
conventionalities
conventionality
conventionalization
conventionalize
conventionally
conventionary
conventioneer
conventioner
conventionist

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

alternative medicine
biomedicine
Chinese medicine
colchicine
folk medicine
general medicine
geriatric medicine
herbal medicine
internal medicine
medicine
nuclear medicine
occupational medicine
patent medicine
physical medicine
piscine
preventive medicine
sports medicine
telemedicine
traditional medicine
tropical medicine
veterinary medicine

Synonyms and antonyms of conventional medicine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «conventional medicine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

Find out the translation of conventional medicine to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of conventional medicine from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «conventional medicine» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

传统医学
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

la medicina convencional
570 millions of speakers

English

conventional medicine
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

परंपरागत चिकित्सा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الطب التقليدي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

традиционная медицина
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

medicina convencional
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্রচলিত ঔষধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

la médecine conventionnelle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ubat konvensional
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schulmedizin
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

従来の医療
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기존의 의학
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Obat konvensional
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thuốc thông thường
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வழக்கமான மருந்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

परंपरागत औषध
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Konvansiyonel tıp
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

medicina convenzionale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

medycyna konwencjonalna
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

традиційна медицина
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

medicina conventionala
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

συμβατική ιατρική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

konvensionele medisyne
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

konventionell medicin
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

konvensjonell medisin
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of conventional medicine

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE»

The term «conventional medicine» is quite widely used and occupies the 48.673 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about conventional medicine

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2 QUOTES WITH «CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word conventional medicine.
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Sienna Guillory
I think that, with homoeopathy, if you get the right mix, it works 20 times quicker than conventional medicine.
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Pamela Sue Martin
I try to live holistically and avoid conventional medicine.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE»

Discover the use of conventional medicine in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to conventional medicine and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mosby's Conventional Medicine, Alternative Medicine
"Conventional Medicine, Alternative Medicine" explains what a doctor would do to treat a common medical problem and then gives a range of alternative therapies to try. An easy-to-use guide to effective treatment of everyday illness.
Caroline Green, Beverly Green, Christopher Ryan, 1998
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The Complementary Therapist's Guide to Conventional ...
The book also offers a detailed summary of 'Red Flag symptoms' which are those which should be referred for 'Western' medical investigation or emergency medical treatment, and also a guide to how patients can be safely supported in ...
Clare Stephenson, 2011
3
Green Medicine: Challenging the Assumptions of Conventional ...
Written in an accessible style, the book draws on a rich range of fields physics, philosophy, Jungian thought, shamanism, alchemy, Eastern thought, Western esotericism, sustainability, orthodox medicine to create a green medical paradigm ...
Larry Malerba, 2012
4
Passionate Medicine: Making the transition from conventional ...
This book is a thoughtful and illuminating consideration of the relationship between the medical profession and alternative therapies, and will prove compelling reading for all trainee and practising medical professionals.
Robin Shohet, 2005
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Integrating Complementary and Conventional Medicine
This work includes a foreword by Micheal Dixon.
Myra Coyle-Demetriou, Andrew J. Demetriou, 2007
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Hmong American Concepts of Health, Healing, and Conventional ...
This book takes up the task of examining Hmong American concepts of health, illness and healing, and looks at the Hmong American experience with conventional medicine.
Dia Cha, 2003
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Menopause: Bridging the Gap Between Natural and Conventional ...
Accompanied by worksheets, a glossary of terms, and detailed lists of health and provider organizations, a groundbreaking guide explores a wealth of treatment options for menopause, covering such topics as herbal therapies, hormones, ...
Lorilee Schoenbeck, 2002
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Perceived Access Barriers to Conventional Medicine and the ...
Objectives. Little attention has been paid to the connection between perceived access barriers to conventional medicine and CAM usage.
Tzy-Chyi Yu, 2008
9
Reversing Chronic Lyme Disease: The New Paradigm Beyond ...
Be warned, this is powerful information that can offer the sufferer new hope that he/she can experience a deeper level of healing.
Craig Bruner, 2013
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Hormone Replacement Therapy: Conventional Medicine and ...
Provides information on hormone replacement therapy and its risks and benefits, and includes a guide to non-drug treatments for the symptoms of menopause
Linda Laucella, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term conventional medicine is used in the context of the following news items.
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Functional medicine
Conventional medicine in the United States too often emphasizes “a pill for an ill,” say doctors who believe in the functional approach, which ... «Florida Weekly, Jul 15»
2
Cardiologist lectures on heart disease
Wolfson will talk about finding the cause of heart problems instead of the typical Band-aid fixes of conventional medicine. To RSVP, call ... «YourWestValley.com, Jul 15»
3
7 Ways to Reverse Chronic Inflammation Naturally
Conventional medicine seems to acknowledge many of these causative agents but its overwhelming “solution” is prescription drugs. «The Epoch Times, Jul 15»
4
Homeopathic medicine: What's the potential harm?
Unfortunately, it is essentially nothing more than distilled water and its use as a replacement for conventional medicine can, in some cases, ... «Philly.com, Jul 15»
5
Running on empty... 21st-century stress syndrome
"Conventional medicine is not very binary," he continues. "We accept that there is a huge amount we do not know [but] that should not allow ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
6
Updated | Greek banks to stay closed till Wednesday
The conventional medicine is there … but now it's up to Greece to come forward with what they think should be an acceptable agreement.” «MaltaToday, Jul 15»
7
Professing Christian Woman with Terminal Cancer Sues California …
Since one of his disciples (Luke) was a physician I hardly think that God would be opposed to conventional medicine, at least what tries to save ... «Christian News Network, Jul 15»
8
Some 'silly' questions about pregnancy
990Health: In conventional medicine, pregnancy is calculated from the beginning of the last menstrual period and lasts 40 weeks. In a “normal” ... «Zambia Daily Mail, Jul 15»
9
Stoney Creek resident Rana Samara one of the first graduates of …
“When I came to Canada, I definitely wanted to seek (opportunities in) conventional medicine,” said Samara. “But when I found that the process ... «HamiltonNews, Jul 15»
10
Building Hopes: Despite Battling Cancer, One Local Boy Stays …
Now, with little to no options left in the world of conventional medicine, they're seeking treatment for Joseph from a holistic healer in West Palm ... «High Country Press, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Conventional medicine [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/conventional-medicine>. Mar 2020 ».
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