Definition of miasm in English:

miasm

Syllabification: mi·asm
Pronunciation: /ˈmīˌazəm, ˈmē-
 
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noun

  • (In homeopathy) any of the three underlying chronic diseases that afflict humankind: sycosis, syphilis, and psora.
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    • The final selection of the similimum will depend on the patient's miasms or inherited diseases, at which we will look more closely now.
    • The sycotic miasm is the one that has the greatest tendency to overgrowth and hence obesity.
    • It is as if the sacred geometry of Red Schiso attracts all the essences that are needed to make a formula that will address even the most chronic miasms or energetic blockages.

Origin

19th century: from Greek miasma, 'stain'.

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