Hippocratism
Hippocratism Hip*poc"ra*tism, n. The medical philosophy or system of Hippocrates. [1913 Webster]

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  • hippocratism — A system of medicine, attributed to Hippocrates and his disciples, based on the imitation of nature s processes in the therapeutic management of disease. * * * Hip·poc·ra·tism hip äk rə .tiz əm n the medical doctrine of the Hippocratic school …   Medical dictionary

  • hippocratism — hip·poc·ra·tism …   English syllables

  • hippocratism — hiˈpäkrəˌtizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Hippocrates + English ism : the medical doctrine of the Hippocratic school * * * Hippocˈratism noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • History of Medicine —     History of Medicine     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► History of Medicine     The history of medical science, considered as a part of the general history of civilization, should logically begin in Mesopotamia, where tradition and philological… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Georg Ernst Stahl — Infobox Scientist name = PAGENAME box width = image size =150px caption = PAGENAME birth date = October 21, 1660 birth place = Ansbach death date = May 24, 1734 death place = Berlin residence = citizenship = nationality = German ethnicity = field …   Wikipedia

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