Definitions for galenicalgeɪˈlɛn ɪ kəl, gə-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ga•len•i•calgeɪˈlɛn ɪ kəl, gə-(n.)
a standard medical preparation containing one or more organic ingredients, as herbs, rather than having a purely chemical content.
Origin of galenical:
A vegetable or herbal remedy as prescribed by Galen; a simple cure.
a medicinal preparation concocted mostly out of herbs or vegetable matter, after Galen, the Greek physician and writer of the second century.
pertaining to, or containing, galena
relating to Galen or to his principles and method of treating diseases
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