Definitions

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  • n. A homeopath.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A believer in, or practitioner of, homeopathy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in or practises homeopathy; one who believes in the homeopathic treatment of diseases. Also homeopath.

Etymologies

homeopathy +‎ -ist (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I want to leave you with a quote from a homeopathist in response to the 10:23 protest.

    Archive 2010-02-01

  • My only meeting with him was when he gave a lunch to promote his interest in alternative medicine: he is a convinced herbalist and homeopathist.

    The Monarchy Will Prevail

  • Added Note: It might make sense in some cases to visit a homeopathist but you can prescribe for yourself too, just the way you do when you buy OTC medicines LIKE aspirin, etc.

    Posthuman Blues

  • I have accumulated two oncologists, one surgeon, one orthopedist, one neurologist, one psychotherapist, one homeopathist and tons of nurses, technicians and aides.

    Share The Care

  • And Buller, as he noticed this, remembered, with the clearness afforded by funk spoken of above, that an uncle of his, who was an ardent homeopathist, had an explanation of his own of the old Promethean myth.

    Dr. Jolliffe's Boys

  • Or the homeopathist -- but we shall shovel data of coal.

    The Book of the Damned

  • At seven o'clock Dr. Dosewell arrived, and was shown into the room of the homeopathist, who, already up and dressed, had visited his patient.

    Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, July, 1851

  • The homeopathist drew away Helen; the allopathist seated himself by the bedside and put his questions, felt the pulse, sounded the lungs, and looked at the tongue of the patient.

    Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, July, 1851

  • Whether it was the globule that the homeopathist had administered, or the effect of nature, aided by repose, that checked the effusion of blood, and restored some temporary strength to the poor sufferer, is more than it becomes one not of the Faculty to opine.

    Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, July, 1851

  • The homeopathist assisted to undress and put him into bed.

    Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. 3, July, 1851

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