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medicin (plural medicins)

  1. Obsolete spelling of medicine

Danish edit

Etymology edit

From Latin medicīnus.

Noun edit

medicin c (singular definite medicinen, plural indefinite mediciner)

  1. (uncountable) medicine
  2. medicine, drug (a substance which promotes healing)

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medicin m (plural medicins)

  1. medical doctor, doctor, physician (a medical professional)

Descendants edit

  • French: médecin

Swedish edit

Etymology edit

From Latin medicīna.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /mɛdɪˈsiːn/
  • (file)

Noun edit

medicin c

  1. (uncountable) medicine (the art of curing illness)
  2. (also collectively) a medicine, a drug
    Synonym: läkemedel
    ta medicin för något
    take medicine for something

Usage notes edit

Compare drog, which leans heavily toward illegal recreational drugs in Swedish.

Declension edit

Declension of medicin 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative medicin medicinen mediciner medicinerna
Genitive medicins medicinens mediciners medicinernas

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