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ho·me·op·a·thy

 (hō′mē-ŏp′ə-thē)
n. pl. ho·me·op·a·thies
A system for treating disease based on the administration of minute doses of a drug that in massive amounts produces symptoms in healthy individuals similar to those of the disease itself.

ho′me·o·path′ (-ə-păth′), ho′me·op′a·thist n.
ho′me·o·path′ic adj.
ho′me·o·path′i·cal·ly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.homeopath - a practitioner of homeopathyhomeopath - a practitioner of homeopathy  
practician, practitioner - someone who practices a learned profession
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Translations

homeopath

[ˈhəʊmiəʊpæθ] homoeopath (British) nhoméopathe mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

homeopath

homoeopath [ˈhəʊmɪəʊpæθ] nomeopatico/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

homeopath

n homeópata mf
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
"Quick!" I shouted to Clarence; "telephone the king's homeopath to come!"
Their usefulness did not depend on making the patient swallow substances for the most part harmful (the harm was scarcely perceptible, as they were given in small doses), but they were useful, necessary, and indispensable because they satisfied a mental need of the invalid and of those who loved her- and that is why there are, and always will be, pseudo-healers, wise women, homeopaths, and allopaths.
Yet another pathetic incident took place in which again a doctor is involved and this time a homeopath doctor.
DUBAI: Homeopathy is no longer a second choice when it comes to getting a health problem addressed, a leading homeopath, who opened his fifth clinic to cater to the growing demand in the UAE, has claimed.
It also highlighted the Minimum Service Delivery Standards (MSDS) for homeopathic and clinics' measurable criteria in detail, enunciating why is it necessary for every homeopath clinic to ensure that proper measures of quality management are observed.
Similarly to myself, she was also trying to move from nursing, to train as a homeopath.
The homeopath physician died on the spot and the attackers fled the scene.
These eight categories were private dispensary/hospital, public dispensary/hospital, Rural Health Center (RHC)/Basic health Unit (BHU), hakeem/herbalist, homeopath, chemist/pharmacy, saina/saini (literally translated as wise man or wise woman), and the last category encompassing all other sources of consultations as 'other'.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTION: apothem; atom; atop; hate; heat; heath; HOMEOPATH; hoot; mate; meat; meth; moat; moot; mote; moth; oath; pate; path; peat; phot; photo; poet; tame; tamp; tape; team; temp; tempo; toea; tome; tope; topo.
But I would definitely advise seeing a professional Homeopath, as most remedies are personalised.
07748 368630; Heather Melville is a Homeopath Practitioner in Axis Therapy Bangor.