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  • adj. Alternative spelling of homeopathic.

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Examples

  • "Would you opt for a long-term homoeopathic treatment to show its effect if you meet with a car accident?

    Daily News & Analysis

  • If it does occur, then the effects of what may be termed homoeopathic doses of this substance are totally different from the effects which arise from larger doses.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 455, September 20, 1884

  • THUS far we have been considering chiefly that branch of sympathetic magic which may be called homoeopathic or imitative.

    The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion

  • She wants what some would call homoeopathic treatment.

    The Vicar's Daughter

  • I think ours was what would be called homoeopathic practice now-a-days.

    My Lady Ludlow

  • The rumour that the hippopotamus demanded a pailful of jam with its mangel-wurzels, in the belief that they were some kind of homoeopathic pill, appears to have been baseless.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 152, May 9, 1917

  • Sally was prevented by the elements from misusing an adjective; for she wanted to say that the effect of a stone thrown into such a sea was merely "homoeopathic," and abstained because her remark would have been unheard.

    Somehow Good

  • Some were wrapping the 'homoeopathic' in bright envelopes of tinfoil; others boxing the 'bonbons;' others coating the 'roll' with its distinctive paper; while others helped the forewoman to count and sort the orders -- all performing their duties with that celerity which can only be attained by long practice.

    Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, No. 461 Volume 18, New Series, October 30, 1852

  • Homoeopathy is widely used, but specific effects of homoeopathic remedies seem implausible.

    Nightmare Advice on Allergies

  • When account was taken for these biases in the analysis, there was weak evidence for a specific effect of homoeopathic remedies, but strong evidence for specific effects of conventional interventions.

    Nightmare Advice on Allergies

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