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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or relating to a seventeenth century school of medical thought that explained all physiological and pathological phenomena by the laws of physics; opposed to the iatrochemical school.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A term applied to a school of physicians which took its rise in Italy in the seventeenth century.


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