homeopathic
adjective Date: 1830 1. of or relating to homeopathy 2. of a diluted or insipid nature <
a homeopathic abolitionist — W. A. White
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homeopathically adverb

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  • Homeopathic — Ho me*o*path ic, a. [Cf. F. hom[ e]opathique.] Of or pertaining to homeopathy; according to the principles of homeopathy. [Also {hom[oe]pathic}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homeopathic — [[t]ho͟ʊmioʊpæ̱θɪk[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Homeopathic means relating to or used in homeopathy. ...homeopathic remedies. ...a homeopathic doctor. (in BRIT, also use homoeopathic) …   English dictionary

  • homeopathic — adj. Homeopathic is used with these nouns: ↑medicine, ↑physician, ↑remedy, ↑treatment …   Collocations dictionary

  • homeopathic — ho|me|o|path|ic [ ,houmiə pæθık ] adjective relating to or using homeopathy: homeopathic remedies …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • homeopathic — UK [ˌhəʊmɪəˈpæθɪk] / US [ˌhoʊmɪəˈpæθɪk] adjective relating to or using homeopathy homeopathic remedies …   English dictionary

  • homeopathic — [ˌhəʊmiəˈpæθɪk] adj homeopathic medicines or doctors use a way of treating an illness in which people are given very small amounts of natural substances that, in large amounts, would cause the illness homeopathy [ˌhəʊmiˈɒpəθi] noun [U] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • homeopathic — homeopathy (also homoeopathy) ► NOUN ▪ a system of complementary medicine in which disease is treated by minute doses of natural substances that in large quantities would produce symptoms of the disease. DERIVATIVES homeopathic adjective. ORIGIN… …   English terms dictionary

  • homeopathic — adjective of or relating to the practice of homeopathy homeopathic medicine • Ant: ↑allopathic • Pertains to noun: ↑homeopathy …   Useful english dictionary

  • homeopathic — homeopathically, adv. /hoh mee euh path ik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or according to the principles of homeopathy. 2. practicing or advocating homeopathy. [1815 25; HOMEO + PATHIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • homeopathic — adjective Of or pertaining to homeopathy …   Wiktionary

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