biographical name Par·a·cel·sus \ˌpa-rə-ˈsel-səs\

Definition of PARACELSUS

1493–1541 pseud. of Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus von Hohenheim Swiss-born alchemist & physician


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July 02, 2015
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comprehension or the fear of future evil
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