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aviation medicine

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aviation medicine

n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with the effects on man of flight in the earth's atmosphere. Compare space medicine
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aviation medicine

The special field of medicine which is related to the biological and psychological problems of flight.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Noun1.aviation medicine - the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight)aviation medicine - the study and treatment of disorders associated with flight (especially with space flight)
biomedicine - the branch of medical science that studies the ability of organisms to withstand environmental stress (as in space travel)
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