-iatric

adjective combining form
variants: or less commonly

-iatrical

Definition of -iatric

  1. :  of or relating to (such) medical treatment or healing pediatric

Origin and Etymology of -iatric

New Latin -iatria


Medical Dictionary

-iatric

adjective combining form -i·at·ric \ē-ˈa-trik\
variants: also

-iatrical

\-tri-kəl\

Medical Definition of -iatric

  1. :  of or relating to (such) medical treatment or healing pediatric


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