variants: or less commonly -iatrical

Definition of -iatric 

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

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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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