variants: or less commonly -iatrical

Definition of -iatric

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

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New Latin -iatria

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“-iatric.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-iatric. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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iatric

adjective
iat·​ric | \ (ˌ)ī-ˈa-trik also (ˌ)ē- \

Medical Definition of iatric

1 : of or relating to a physician or medical treatment : medical outstanding iatric ability
2 : being medicinal, healing, or curative iatric qualities

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