Definitions

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  • n. A hypothetical increase of medicinal effectiveness by dilution and trituration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The act of setting free the dynamic powers of a medicine, as by shaking the bottle containing it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Dynamic development; increase of power in anything; dynamogeny: as, dynamization of nerve-force.
  • n. In homeopathy, the extreme trituration of medicines with a view to increase their efficiency or strength.

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Examples

  • Homoeopathic Medical Society of Northern New York, in which Hahnemann's theory of "dynamization" is characterized in a formal resolve as

    Complete Project Gutenberg Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Works

  • The most characteristic - and controversial - principle of homeopathy is that the efficacy of a remedy can be enhanced and its side-effects reduced by a process known as "dynamization" or "potentization".

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • Much has been made of "dynamization" of water by Rudolph Steiner and his biodynamic followers.

    The Zinquisition

  • The most characteristic - and controversial - principle of homeopathy is that the efficacy of a remedy can be enhanced and its side-effects reduced by a process known as 'dynamization' or 'potentization', whereby liquids are diluted (with water or ethanol) and shaken by ten hard strikes against an elastic body ( 'succussion'), to get the next, succeeding higher potency.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • The most characteristic - and controversial - principle of homeopathy is that the efficacy of a remedy can be enhanced and its side-effects reduced by diluting it, in a process known as 'dynamization' or 'potentization'.

    Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium - Recent changes [en]

  • But because this stirring can make the person irritable, some practitioners, such as Momtazi, have chosen to perform the dynamization with a contraption such as the cascading tower that I stood under.

    A Year of Wine

  • Its basic substance is a Unitarian sense of being with a powerful multiple dynamization capable of the formation of a multitude of aspects of knowledge, ways of action, forms and significances of becoming, of all of which there is a spontaneous inherent knowledge.

    Supermind

  • A realization of spiritual unity, a dynamization of the intimate consciousness of one-being, of one self in all beings, can alone found and govern by its truth the action of the divine life.

    Sri Aurobindo: pre-echo of Ken Wilber

  • It is the dynamization of society at the hands of a noncapitalist elite!

    The Worldly Philosophers

  • It is far more correct to speak of the dynamization of space rather than of the spatialization of time; the relativization of simultaneity means that “instanta - neous space,” that is, the class of simultaneously exist - ing events, cannot be unambiguously carved out of the four-dimensional world-process.

    TIME

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