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med

[med] /mɛd/ Informal.
adjective
1.
medical:
med school.
noun
2.
Origin of med
1890-1895
1890-95; by shortening

med.

1.
2.
3.
4.

M.Ed.

1.
Master of Education.
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  • However, I think she's fond of her man still—whatever he med be of her.

    Jude the Obscure Thomas Hardy
  • Since plague, special license from med Service is required for landing.

    Pariah Planet Murray Leinster
  • For very many ship-hours, then, there was no action or activity or happening of any imaginable consequence in the med Ship.

    Pariah Planet Murray Leinster
  • Then he grimly changed his garments for the full-dress uniform of the med Service.

    Pariah Planet Murray Leinster
  • The med Ship began to settle, at first slowly but with increasing speed, toward the ground below.

    The Hate Disease William Fitzgerald Jenkins
British Dictionary definitions for med

Med

/mɛd/
noun
1.
(informal) the Med, the Mediterranean region

MEd

abbreviation
1.
Master of Education

med.

abbreviation
1.
medical
2.
medicine
3.
medium
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Word Origin and History for med
n.

colloquial abbreviation of medicine, 1942. With a capital M and short for Mediterranean, by 1948.

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med in Medicine

med (měd)
adj.
Of or relating to medicine or things medical.

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Slang definitions & phrases for med

med

modifier

Medical: med school/ a med alert (1933+)

noun

A medical student (1851+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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Related Abbreviations for med

med

medical

MEd

Master of Education

MED

1.
minimum effective dose
2.
Office of Medical Services (State)

med.

1.
medial
2.
median
3.
medication
4.
medicine
5.
medieval
6.
medium

Med.

Mediterranean
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