tropical medicine

the branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of diseases occurring in the tropics. Unabridged
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tropical medicine n.
The branch of medicine that deals with diseases occurring in tropical countries.

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It is a world leader in research on tropical medicine, bioenergy and plant biology.
One important area of research is tropical medicine.
So the vaccinologists and tropical medicine experts are talking freely about what they're willing to consider a victory.
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