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, simillimum (si-mil'i-mŭm),
In homeopathy, the remedy indicated in a certain case because the same drug, when given to a healthy person, will produce the symptom complex most nearly approaching that of the disease in question.
[L. simillimus, most like, superl. of similis, like]


/si·mil·li·mum/ (sĭ-mil´ĭ-mum) [L.] the homeopathic remedy that most exactly reproduces the symptoms of any disease.

simillimum (si·milˑ·l·mm),

n the homeopathic remedy that produces the set of symptoms most like that which the disease produces; ideally exactly congruent. See also clinical picture, drug picture, and symptoms, totality of.
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He thus latches onto a conceit similar (but not identical) to Seneca's formulation, funus simillimum triumpho: (19)
The simillimum provides the stimulus for a process that begins to unfold in an organic way.
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De Stilo: certum, et veterum exemplo testatum est, simplicem eum esse debere, sine cura, sine cultu; simillimum cottidiano sermoni.
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Thus, with many provers a medicine can acquire a wide spectrum of symptoms, even of contrary ones, and during a cure only the simillimum signal is selected for action by a living organism.
He argues that proving data is often unreliable-it only constitutes a part of what goes into understanding a materia medica remedy profile and thus a simillimum.
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