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-iatry

noun combining form

Definition of -iatry

  1. :  medical treatment :  healing <podiatry>



Origin and Etymology of -iatry

French -iatrie, from New Latin -iatria, from Greek iatreia art of healing, from iatros healer, from iasthai to heal


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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of -iatry


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