galenic

[guh-lee-nik, -len-ik]

Origin of galenic

First recorded in 1820–30; galen(a) + -ic

Galenic

[gey-len-ik, guh-]
adjective
  1. of or relating to Galen, his principles, or his methods.
  2. (usually lowercase) of or relating to galenicals or Galenic pharmacy.

Origin of Galenic

First recorded in 1660–70; Galen + -ic
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Galenic

adjective
  1. of or relating to Galen or his teachings or methods
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