vis medicatrix naturae

Latin phrase vis me·di·ca·trix na·tu·rae \ ˈwēs-ˌme-di-ˈkä-triks-nä-ˈtü-ˌrī \

Definition of vis medicatrix naturae

:the healing power of nature

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