Aesculapian

adjective Aes·cu·la·pi·an \ ˌes-k(y)ə-ˈlā-pē-ən \

Definition of Aesculapian

: of or relating to Aesculapius or the healing art

Origin and Etymology of aesculapian

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


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Aesculapian

adjective Aes·cu·la·pi·an \ ˌes-kyə-ˈlā-pē-ən \

medical Definition of Aesculapian

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

Biographical Note for aesculapian

  • Aesculapius — see staff of aesculapius

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