Aesculapian

[es-kyuh-ley-pee-uh n or, esp. British, ee-skuh-]
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noun
  1. a physician; doctor.

Origin of Aesculapian

First recorded in 1615–25; Aesculapi(us) + -an
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Aesculapian

adjective
  1. of or relating to Aesculapius or to the art of medicine
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aesculapian in Medicine

aesculapian

[ĕs′kyə-lāpē-ən]
adj.
  1. Relating to the art of medicine; medical.
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