- the curing of disease by the internal and external use of water.
Origin of hydropathy
Examples from the Web for hydropathy
Historical Examples of hydropathy
Like poverty, hydropathy makes us acquainted with strange associates.
The votaries of hydropathy are rarely victims of grave malady.
I cannot in the least understand how hydropathy can act as it certainly does on me.The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)
Homoeopathy, hydropathy,—the revolutionaries of medicine attracted her.Beauchamp's Career, Complete
I trust he is already at Richmond enjoying the benefit of hydropathy.Wagner as I Knew Him
Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger
- a pseudoscientific method of treating disease by the use of large quantities of water both internally and externallyAlso called: water cure Compare hydrotherapy