perkinism


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per·kin·ism

(pĕr'kin-izĕm),
A form of quackery purporting to treat disease by applying metals with magnetic and purportedly magic properties.
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Perkins,

Elisha, U.S. physician, 1741-1799.
perkinism - a form of quackery purporting to treat disease by applying metals with magnetic and magic properties.
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per·kin·ism

(pĕr'kin-izm)
A form of quackery purporting to treat disease by applying metals with magnetic and purportedly magic properties.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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