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western medicine

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwestern medicineˌwestern ˈmedicine noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 MHthe type of medical treatment that is standard in Europe and North Americaalternative medicine
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western medicineOfficially Mataji could cure anything but perhaps western medicine hurried her along?This is an insight that western medicine has only recently begun to acknowledge.
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