esculapian


esculapian

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  • Esculapian — Es cu*la pi*an, n. [AE]sculapian. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Esculapian — /es kyoo lay pee euhn/, n., adj. Aesculapian. * * * Esculapian var. of æsculapian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Esculapian — /es kyoo lay pee euhn/, n., adj. Aesculapian. * * * …   Universalium

  • Aesculapian — /es kyeuh lay pee euhn/ or, esp. Brit., /ee skeuh /, adj. 1. pertaining to Aesculapius. 2. medical; medicinal. n. 3. a physician; doctor. Also, Esculapian. [1615 25; AESCULAPI(US) + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • aesculapian — Relating to Aesculapius, the art of medicine, or a medical practitioner. SYN: esculapian. [L. Aesculapius, G. Asklepios, the god of medicine] * * * Aes·cu·la·pi·an .es kyə lā pē ən adj of or relating to Aesculapius or the healing art: MEDICAL… …   Medical dictionary