Definition of galenic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡāˈlenik/ Pronunciation: /ɡə-/


1 (Galenic) Relating to Galen or his methods.
Example sentences
  • Engraved in the Corpus Hippocraticum and the Galenic writings, these hypotheses formed a medical ideology that remained influential for millennia of medical history.
  • The dissension of earlier science could be conquered by an eclectic rationality based ultimately on notions in which all shared, and be turned into a stable system of Galenic medical and practical philosophy.
  • The Investiganti fought the Aristotelian philosophers, Galenic physicians, and just about every other form of traditional learning they could attack, bringing their disciples under strong suspicion of atheism between 1688 and 1697.
1.1(Of a medicine) galenical.
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  • Thus, the new galenic formulations object of the present invention are suitable for administration one a day.
  • Moreover, the possibility to use a patented galenic form becomes progressively more important as a marketing instrument.

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Syllabification: ga·len·ic

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