homoeopathy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n homoeopathy a method of treating disease with small amounts of remedies that, in large amounts in healthy people, produce symptoms similar to those being treated
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Homoeopathy &c. See Homeopathy.
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Usage

In literature:

In modern times homoeopathy has come in as a protest against the drawing of blood and the administration of drugs that corrode.
"The No Breakfast Plan and the Fasting-Cure" by Edward Hooker Dewey
Then Little Mook appeared with the principles and remedies of homoeopathy.
"ZigZag Journeys in Northern Lands;" by Hezekiah Butterworth
Another friend advised me to try Homoeopathy.
"Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1" by Edward William Cole
Hahnemann, the founder of homoeopathy, lived and worked in Cothen.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 5" by Various
MR. MIALL, however, uses a correct expression when he calls himself a "convert" to Homoeopathy.
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
His principle is somewhat akin to that of the principle of homoeopathy.
"The Riddle of the Night" by Thomas W. Hanshew
IS HOMOEOPATHY A CURE FOR LOVE?
"Rambles in Womanland" by Max O'Rell
In Edinburgh at this time the influence of homoeopathy had been felt.
"Sir James Young Simpson and Chloroform (1811-1870)" by Henry Laing Gordon
In love especially, I believe in homoeopathy.
"Monsieur Cherami" by Charles Paul de Kock
We were recommended to go abroad and study homoeopathy.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 60, No. 370, August 1846" by Various
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In news:

Comparative study of placebo-controlled trials of homoeopathy and allopathy .
Homoeopathy is widely used, but specific effects of homoeopathic remedies seem implausible.
Comparative study of placebo-controlled trials of homoeopathy and allopathy.
Comparative study of placebo-controlled trials of homoeopathy and allopathy.
Homoeopathy is widely used, but specific effects of homoeopathic remedies seem implausible.
Andrew Criglington, who was a trained economist before delving into homoeopathy to produce No- Jet-Lag , is as confident in his product as the title suggests.
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