Definition of Physic in English :

Define Physic in English

Physic meaning in English

Meaning of Physic in English

Pronunciation of Physic in English

Physic pronunciation in English

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1. aperient, cathartic, physic, purgative

a purging medicine; stimulates evacuation of the bowels

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of physic
1. rare
a medicine or drug, esp a cathartic or purge
2. archaic
the art or skill of healing
3.  an archaic term for physics (sense 1)
verb -ics, -icking or -icked
4. (transitive) archaic
to treat (a patient) with medicine

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see synonyms of physic
1.  rare var. of
2.  Archaic
the art or science of healing; medical science
a medicine or remedy, esp. a laxative or cathartic
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈphysicked or ˈphysicking
to dose with medicine, esp. with a cathartic
to have a curative effect on; heal

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see synonyms of physic
1. A medicine or drug, especially a cathartic.
2. Archaic The art or profession of medicine.
tr.v. phys·icked, phys·ick·ing, phys·ics
1. To act on as a cathartic.
2. To cure or heal.
3. To treat with or as if with medicine.

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