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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clinical  \Clin"ic*al\,  Clinic  \Clin"ic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?,  fr  ?  bed, 
  fr  ?  to  lean,  recline:  cf  F.  clinique.  See  {Lean},  v.  i.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  bed,  especially,  a  sick  bed. 
 
  2.  Of  or  pertaining  to  a  clinic,  or  to  the  study  of  disease 
  in  the  living  subject. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  clinical 
  adj  1:  relating  to  a  clinic  or  conducted  in  or  as  if  in  a  clinic 
  and  depending  on  direct  observation  of  patients; 
  "clinical  observation";  "clinical  case  study" 
  2:  scientifically  detached;  unemotional;  "he  spoke  in  the 
  clipped  clinical  monotones  typical  of  police  testimony" 




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