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- n. The physics of medicine or of medical and surgical treatment.
- n. The treatment of diseases by physical or mechanic means.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The theory and practice of the iatrophysical school of physicians.
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The chief adherent of iatrophysics in Italy was Giorgio Baglivi (d. 1707), professor at the
(1652-1713), tried to follow out iatrophysics to its utmost consequences.