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Cordial vs. Medicine

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  • Cordial (adjective)

    Hearty; sincere; warm; affectionate.

  • Cordial (adjective)

    Radiating warmth and friendliness; genial.

  • Cordial (adjective)

    Tending to revive, cheer, or invigorate; giving strength or spirits.

  • Cordial (adjective)

    Proceeding from the heart.

  • Cordial (noun)

    A concentrated noncarbonated soft drink which is diluted with water before drinking.

  • Cordial (noun)

    An individual serving of such a diluted drink.

  • Cordial (noun)

    A pleasant-tasting medicine.

  • Cordial (noun)

    A liqueur prepared using the infusion process.

  • Cordial (noun)

    A maraschino cherries) and syrup or fondant.

  • Cordial (noun)

    Anything that revives or comforts.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A substance which specifically promotes healing when ingested or consumed in some way.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A treatment or cure.

  • Medicine (noun)

    The study of the cause, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of disease or illness.

  • Medicine (noun)

    The profession of physicians, surgeons and related specialisms; those who practice medicine.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Ritual Native American magic used by a medicine man to promote a desired outcome in healing, hunting, warfare etc.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Among the Native Americans, any object supposed to give control over natural or magical forces, to act as a protective charm, or to cause healing.

  • Medicine (noun)

    black magic, superstition.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A philter or love potion.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A physician.

  • Medicine (noun)

    recreational drugs, especially alcoholic drinks

  • Medicine (verb)

    To treat with medicine.

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  • Cordial (adjective)

    warm and friendly

    "the atmosphere was cordial and relaxed"

  • Cordial (adjective)

    strongly felt

    "I earned his cordial loathing"

  • Cordial (noun)

    a sweet fruit-flavoured drink

    "wine cups and fruit cordials"

    "a tall glass of blackcurrant cordial"

  • Cordial (noun)

    another term for liqueur

  • Cordial (noun)

    a pleasant-tasting medicine.

  • Medicine (noun)

    the science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease (in technical use often taken to exclude surgery)

    "he made distinguished contributions to pathology and medicine"

    "the remarkable achievements of modern medicine"

  • Medicine (noun)

    a drug or other preparation for the treatment or prevention of disease

    "your doctor will be able to prescribe medicines"

    "give her some medicine"

  • Medicine (noun)

    (especially among some North American Indian peoples) a spell, charm, or fetish believed to have healing, protective, or other power

    "Fleur was murdering him by use of bad medicine"

Oxford Dictionary
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  • Cordial (adjective)

    Proceeding from the heart.

  • Cordial (adjective)

    Hearty; sincere; warm; affectionate.

  • Cordial (adjective)

    Tending to revive, cheer, or invigorate; giving strength or spirits.

  • Cordial (noun)

    Anything that comforts, gladdens, and exhilarates.

  • Cordial (noun)

    Any invigorating and stimulating preparation; as, a peppermint cordial.

  • Cordial (noun)

    Aromatized and sweetened spirit, used as a beverage; a liqueur.

  • Medicine (noun)

    The science which relates to the prevention, cure, or alleviation of disease.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Any substance administered in the treatment of disease; a remedial agent; a medication; a medicament; a remedy; physic.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A philter or love potion.

  • Medicine (noun)

    A physician.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Among the North American Indians, any object supposed to give control over natural or magical forces, to act as a protective charm, or to cause healing; also, magical power itself; the potency which a charm, token, or rite is supposed to exert.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Hence, a similar object or agency among other savages.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Short for Medicine man.

  • Medicine (noun)

    Intoxicating liquor; drink.

  • Medicine

    To give medicine to; to affect as a medicine does; to remedy; to cure.

Webster Dictionary
  • Cordial (noun)

    strong highly flavored sweet liquor usually drunk after a meal

  • Cordial (adjective)

    diffusing warmth and friendliness;

    "an affable smile"

    "an amiable gathering"

    "cordial relations"

    "a cordial greeting"

    "a genial host"

  • Cordial (adjective)

    showing warm and heartfelt friendliness;

    "gave us a cordial reception"

    "a hearty welcome"

  • Cordial (adjective)

    sincerely or intensely felt;

    "a cordial regard for his visitor's comfort"

    "a cordial abhorrence of waste"

    "a fervent hope"

  • Medicine (noun)

    the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

  • Medicine (noun)

    (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

  • Medicine (noun)

    the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries;

    "he studied medicine at Harvard"

  • Medicine (noun)

    punishment for one's actions;

    "you have to face the music"

    "take your medicine"

  • Medicine (verb)

    treat medicinally, treat with medicine

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