Hygeian Hy*ge"ian, a. Relating to Hygeia, the goddess of health; of or pertaining to health, or its preservation. [1913 Webster]

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  • hygeian — hy·ge·ian …   English syllables

  • hygeian — (ˈ)hī|jēən adjective Etymology: Hygeia, ancient Greek goddess of health (from Latin Hygea, from Greek Hygieia, from hygieia health, from hygiēs sound, healthy) + English an 1. usually capitalized : of or relating to Hygeia, the ancient Greek… …   Useful english dictionary

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