Galenic Ga*len"ic, Galenical Ga*len"ic*al, a. [From Galen, the physician.] Relating to Galen or to his principles and method of treating diseases. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]

{Galenic pharmacy}, that branch of pharmacy which relates to the preparation of medicines by infusion, decoction, etc., as distinguished from those which are chemically prepared. [1913 Webster]

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  • galenic — GALÉNIC, Ă, galenici, ce, adj. (Despre unele preparate farmaceutice) Care poate fi administrat direct bolnavilor sau poate servi la prepararea unor reţete. – Din fr. galénique. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  galénic adj. m., pl.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Galenic — may refer to:* Galen, an ancient Greek physician * Galenic formulation …   Wikipedia

  • Galenic — Ga*len ic, Galenical Ga*len ic*al, a. Pertaining to, or containing, galena …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Galenic — /gay len ik, geuh /, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Galen, his principles, or his methods. 2. (usually l.c.) of or pertaining to galenicals or Galenic pharmacy. [1660 70; GALEN + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • Galenic — adjective see Galen …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • galenic — /geuh lee nik, len ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or containing galena. [1820 30; GALEN(A) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • galenic — adjective of, or containing galena …   Wiktionary

  • Galenic — adjective of, or relating to , his followers, principles or practices, especially relating to vegetable preparations used as remedies See Also: Galenical, Galenism, Galenist …   Wiktionary

  • galenic — Relating to Galen or to his theories. * * * ga·len·ic gə len ik also ga·len·i·cal i kəl adj 1) cap of or relating to Galen or his medical principles or method 2) usu galenical constituting a galenical <galenical preparations> Ga·len gā lən… …   Medical dictionary

  • galènic — ga|lè|nic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

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