ALLOPATHY

noun. a system of dealing with an illness or disease by the use of active substances, treatments, or circumstances which generate influence unique from, or contrastive to, those brought about by the illness or disease.

ALLOPATHY: "Homeopathic remedies are often seen in the context of allopathy practices."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALLOPATHY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/allopathy/ (accessed October 15, 2019).
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