philiater

noun
phil·​i·​a·​ter | \ ˈfilēˌātə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of philiater

: one interested in medical science

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History and Etymology for philiater

Greek philiatros, from phil- + iatēr healer, doctor

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“Philiater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/philiater. Accessed 7 Jun. 2020.

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