Aesculapian

adjective
Aes·​cu·​la·​pi·​an | \ ˌe-sk(y)ə-ˈlā-pē-ən How to pronounce Aesculapian (audio) \

Definition of Aesculapian

: of or relating to Aesculapius or the healing art

First Known Use of Aesculapian

1605, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Aesculapian

Aesculapius, Greco-Roman god of medicine + -an entry 2

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The first known use of Aesculapian was in 1605

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“Aesculapian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aesculapian. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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Aesculapian

adjective
Aes·​cu·​la·​pi·​an | \ ˌes-kyə-ˈlā-pē-ən How to pronounce Aesculapian (audio) \

Medical Definition of Aesculapian

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

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