Galen

biographical name
Ga·​len | \ ˈgā-lən How to pronounce Galen (audio) \

Definition of Galen

a.d. 129–circa 199 Greek physician and writer

Other Words from Galen

Galenic \ gə-​ˈle-​nik How to pronounce Galenic (audio) \ or Galenical \ gə-​ˈle-​ni-​kəl How to pronounce Galenical (audio) \ adjective

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“Galen.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Galen. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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