from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of medicine that deals with provision of comprehensive health care to people regardless of age or sex while placing particular emphasis on the family unit. Also called family practice.
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- n. A particular specialty in the field of medicine, one that deals with only general conditions, but of all persons.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unit
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