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See also: galenical
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ɡəˈlɛnɪk(ə)l/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ɡəˈlɛnɪkəl/, /-nə-/
- Hyphenation: Ga‧len‧i‧cal
Galenical (not comparable)
- Of, relating to, or supporting the principles and practices of Galen.
- 1890 February, Jas[on] G. Kiernan, “Anti-syphilitics of the Sixteenth Century”, in The Medical Standard, volume VII, number 2, Chicago, Ill.: G. P. Engelhard & Co., OCLC 1114960351, page 43, column 1:
- About 1540 the furibund character of syphilis began to disappear. Probably inherited immunity played a part in this as well as the fact that the Galenical physicians, stirred up by the assaults of Paracelsus, took a more active part in treatment.
Galenical (plural Galenicals)
- Alternative letter-case form of