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Aesculapian

adjective Aes·cu·la·pi·an \ˌes-k(y)ə-ˈlā-pē-ən\

Definition of AESCULAPIAN

:  of or relating to Aesculapius or the healing art

Origin of AESCULAPIAN

Aesculapius, Greco-Roman god of medicine, from Latin, from Greek Asklēpios
First Known Use: 1605

Aesculapian

adjective Aes·cu·la·pi·an \ˌes-kyə-ˈlā-pē-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AESCULAPIAN

:  of or relating to Aesculapius or the healing art :  medical

Biographical Note for AESCULAPIAN

Aesculapius —see staff of aesculapius

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