Paracelsian Par`a*cel"si*an, prop. a. Of, pertaining to, or in conformity with, the practice of Paracelsus, a Swiss physician and alchemist of the 15th century. --Ferrand. [1913 Webster]

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  • Paracelsian — Par a*cel si*an, prop. n. A follower of Paracelsus or his practice or teachings. Hakewill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paracelsian — |parə|sel(t)sēən, lshən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Philippus Aureolus Paracelsus (Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim) died 1541 Swiss alchemist and physician + English ian : of, relating to, or conforming to the practice or …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paracelsian — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to . 2. noun A proponent of Paracelsianism …   Wiktionary

  • paracelsian — noun A natural polymorph of celsian …   Wiktionary

  • Paracelsian — Par·a·cel·sian .par ə sel sē ən adj of, relating to, or conforming to the practice or theories of Paracelsus according to whose teachings the activities of the human body are chemical, health depends on the proper chemical composition of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Paracelsian — adj. pertaining to Paracelsus (Swiss doctor and alchemist from the 15th and 16th centuries) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paracelsian — par·a·cel·sian …   English syllables

  • Paracelsus — Paracelsian, adj., n. Paracelsianism, n. Paracelsic, Paracelsistic, adj. Paracelsist, n. /par euh sel seuhs/, n. 1. Philippus Aureolus /fi lip euhs aw ree oh leuhs/, (Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim), 1493? 1541, Swiss physician and… …   Universalium

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  • Celsian — is an uncommon feldspar mineral, barium aluminosilicate, BaAl2Si2O8. The mineral occurs in contact metamorphic rocks with significant barium content. Its crystal system is monoclinic, and it is white, yellow, or transparent in appearance. In pure …   Wikipedia

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