ethnomedicine

/ (ˈɛθnəʊˌmɛdɪsɪn) /

noun

the study of different cultural approaches to health, disease, and illness, and of the nature of local healing systems

Nearby words

  1. ethnol.,
  2. ethnolinguistics,
  3. ethnological,
  4. ethnologically,
  5. ethnology,
  6. ethnomethodology,
  7. ethnomusicology,
  8. ethnonym,
  9. ethnonymics,
  10. ethnopharmacology

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