simillimum


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si·mil·i·mum

, 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]

simillimum

/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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Sure, the root word homeo refers to that simillimum thing of Hahnemann's, the "like cures like" part of homeopathy, but there's no mention of an important detail: the hyperdilution of homeopathic remedies.
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.
simillimum (Bolton 1979, 1980; Wetterer 2009b, 2010a).
In 2006 six helminth species were found: five trematode species, Plagiorchis elegans (Rudolphi, 1802), Skrjabinoplagiorchis ondatrae (Andrejko, 1965), Psilotrema spiculigerum (Muhling, 1898), Psilotrema simillimum (Muhling, 1898), Echinostoma sp.
87) The three components are therefore one: it is by distinguishing for themselves Cicero's own sententia from "Cicero's" veri simillimum that readers are relieved of error.
This similar remedy, or simillimum, stimulates the organism into a healing process on the mental, emotional and physical levels.
Romanus vel Romani stili peritus, For he, or any ancient Roman, or ut iurisconsultor praecipue, vel any man learned in the Roman quisquis ille phantasticus literary style, as a jurisconsult Tullianis lectionibus assuetus, in particular would be--or whoever simillimum orationis genus that fantasist, immersed in effingere.
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.
is a certified classical homeopath and former editor of the professional homeopathic journal, Simillimum.
APRIL 11: BASTYR UNIVERSITY presents NW HOMEOPATHS' CURED CASE CONFERENCE--MANY PATHS, ONE SIMILLIMUM in Kenmore, Washington.
Chronic primary insomnia: efficacy of homeopathic simillimum.
UK) Simillimum Welfare Society, 120/5, Tallital Bazar, Nainital--263002, INDIA.