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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.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Complementary Medicine) a method of treating disease by the use of small amounts of a drug that, in healthy persons, produces symptoms similar to those of the disease being treated. Compare allopathy
homeopathic, homoeopathic adj
ˌhomeoˈpathically, ˌhomoeoˈpathically adv
homeopathist, homoeopathist homeopath, homoeopath n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ho•me•op•a•thy(ˌhoʊ miˈɒp ə θi)
a method of treating disease by minute doses of drugs that in a healthy person would produce symptoms similar to those of the disease (opposed to allopathy).
ho′me•o•path` (-əˌpæθ) ho`me•op′a•thist, n.
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A system for treating disease in which patients are given tiny doses of a drug that, when given in large amounts to healthy people, produces symptoms like those of the disease itself. Homeopathy is a kind of alternative medicine.
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See also related terms for illness.
Farlex Trivia Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
the method of treating diseases by drugs that produce symptoms similar to those of the disease. — homeopathist, homoeopathist, homeopath, homoeopath, n. — homeopathic, homoeopathic, adj.See also: Remedies
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A system based on the principle of “like curing like,” which aims to treat the whole person and is the opposite of allopathic medicine in that it does not aim to suppress the symptoms of illness.
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|Noun||1.||homeopathy - a method of treating disease with small amounts of remedies that, in large amounts in healthy people, produce symptoms similar to those being treated|
allopathy - the usual method of treating disease with remedies that produce effects differing from those produced by the disease itself
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Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
homeopathyhomoeopathy [ˌhəʊmɪˈɒpəθɪ] n → omeopatia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
homeopathy→ مُعَالَـجَةٌ مِثْليَّةٌ homeopatie homøopati Homöopathie ομοιοπαθητική homeopatía homeopatia homéopathie homeopatija omeopatia ホメオパシー 동종 요법 homeopathie homøopati homeopatia homeopatia гомеопатия homeopati วิธีการรักษาโดยใช้ยาจำนวนเล็กน้อยที่จะสร้างระบบเชื้อโรคในคนที่มีร่างกายแข็งแรง homeopati phép chữa vi lượng đồng căn 顺势疗法
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
n. homeopatía, curación por medio de medicamentos diluidos en cantidades ínfimas que producen efectos semejantes a los síntomas producidos por la enfermedad.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
homeopathyn homeopatía, sistema curativo en que se administra dosis pequeñas de sustancias que en dosis más grandes podrían causar o agravar la misma enfermedad que se pretende curar
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.