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Hip·poc·ra·tes

 (hĭ-pŏk′rə-tēz′) Known as "the Father of Medicine." 460?-377? bc.
Greek physician who is associated with a body of influential writings that emphasized natural rather than supernatural causation and the role of nutrition and the environment.

Hip′po·crat′ic (hĭp′ə-krăt′ĭk) adj.

Hippocrates

(hɪˈpɒkrəˌtiːz)
n
(Biography) ?460–?377 bc, Greek physician, commonly regarded as the father of medicine
ˌHippoˈcratic, ˌHippoˈcratical adj

Hip•poc•ra•tes

(hɪˈpɒk rəˌtiz)

n.
( “Father of Medicine” ) c460–c377 B.C., Greek physician.
Hip•po•crat•ic (ˌhɪp əˈkræt ɪk) adj.

Hip·poc·ra·tes

(hĭ-pŏk′rə-tēz′)
460?-377? b.c. Greek physician who is credited with establishing the foundations of scientific medicine. He and his followers worked to distinguish medicine from superstition and magic beliefs by basing their treatment of illness on close observation and rational deduction.
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Noun1.Hippocrates - medical practitioner who is regarded as the father of medicineHippocrates - medical practitioner who is regarded as the father of medicine; author of the Hippocratic oath (circa 460-377 BC)
Translations

Hippocrates

[hɪˈpɒkrətiːz] NHipócrates

Hippocrates

[hɪˈpɒkrəˌtiːz] nIppocrate m
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Hippokrates uber Entstebung und Aufbau des menschlichen Korpers, edited by Karl Deichgraber.
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Der Grieche Hippokrates both seinem /9 geistvollen Scharfblicke so viele Seiten dar, offnete seinen Talenten so vielfache Felder, dass ausfuhrliche Kommentare uber diesen Hellenen, die er in medizinischen Uorlesungen dem nichsten Verwandten seines Geistes (einem allgefeyerten Storck, einem Schreibers, einem Laugsius (Hasenohrl ) auf's gemeinnutzigste mittheilte, die sprechend/10 sten Resultate seines Forschergeistes gaben.
He obtained the BSc degree in 1972 and MB ChB in 1977 from the University of Stellenbosch, where in 1976 he was elected as Head of House (Primarius) of Hippokrates Men's Residence and Executive Chairman, University of Stellenbosch Clinic Welfare Organisation.
Shear noted in 1939, the next layer of road metal above the level through which the horos was set contained ostraka of Themistokles and Hippokrates that may have belonged, according to Thompson and Wycherley, to the ostracism of 482 B.