of medicine or medical doctors; medical or medicinal
Origin of iatricClassical Greek iatrikos from iatros, physician from iasthai, to cure, heal
Of or relating to a specified kind of medical practice, treatment, or healing: geriatric.
Origin of -iatricFrom Greek iātrikos medical from iātros physician from īāsthai, iāsthai to heal
(comparative more iatric, superlative most iatric)
- Of or pertaining to a physician or physicians.
From Ancient Greek ἰατρός (iatros, “doctor”)