iatrochemistry

noun
iat·ro·chem·is·try | \ -ˈkem-ə-strē \
plural iatrochemistries

Medical Definition of iatrochemistry 

: chemistry combined with medicine used of a school of medicine of the period about 1525–1660 dominated by the teachings of Paracelsus and stressing the use of chemicals in the treatment of disease — compare iatrophysics

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