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al·lop·a·thy

 (ə-lŏp′ə-thē)
n.
A method of treating disease with remedies that produce effects different from those caused by the disease itself.

[German Allopathie : Greek allos, other; see allo- + Greek -patheia, suffering; see -pathy.]

al′lo·path′ic (ăl′ə-păth′ĭk) adj.
al′lo·path′i·cal·ly adv.
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allopathic

(ˌæləˈpæθɪk)
adj
(Medicine) of, relating to, or used in allopathy
ˌalloˈpathically adv
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.allopathic - of or relating to the practice of allopathyallopathic - of or relating to the practice of allopathy; "allopathic remedies"
homeopathic - of or relating to the practice of homeopathy; "homeopathic medicine"
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Translations

allopathic

[ˌæləʊˈpæθɪk] ADJalopático
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allopathic

adj alopático
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The Masterfile is continuously updated with information from a variety of data sources, including medical schools and graduate medical education training programs, hospitals, state licensing agencies, medical societies, specialty certification boards, and an ongoing survey of the entire allopathic physician population that collects data on physicians' professional activities.
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Many allopathic physicians practicing integrative oncology are members of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO at integrativeonc.org.)
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