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General Crossword Questions for “galen”

  • The North Wind a healer?
  • Physician dealt with wind and indigestion finally

Encyclopedia

  • The son of Aelius Nicon, a wealthy architect with scholarly interests, Galen received a comprehensive education that prepared him for a successful career as a physician and philosopher. Galen's understanding of anatomy and medicine were principally influenced by the then. — “Galen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Blessed Clemens August Graf von Galen (March 16, 1878 – March 22, 1946) was a German count, Bishop of Münster, and Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He received his education in Austria at the Stella Matutina (Jesuit School) Von Galen was one of thirteen children born to an old aristocratic. — “Clemens August Graf von Galen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Galen Center is a multipurpose indoor arena and athletic facility owned and operated by the University of Southern California. The Galens donated an additional $25 million to the project to have. — “Galen Center - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • 36. The authors mentioned here were the chief medical text- books of the middle ages. The names of Galen and Hippocrates were then usually spelt "Gallien" and "Hypocras" or "Ypocras". — “Canterbury Tales” by Geoffrey Chaucer
  • No wonder the medical fogies in Middlemarch are jealous, when some of the greatest doctors living were fierce upon Vesalius because they had believed in Galen, and he showed that Galen was wrong. — “Middlemarch” by George Eliot
  • In such proofs, those they pretend to have acquired by the inspiration of some daemon, I am content to receive (for I meddle not with miracles); and also the proofs which are drawn from things that, upon some other account, often fall into use amongst us; as if in the wool, wherewith we are wont to clothe ourselves, there has accidentally some occult desiccative property been found out of curing kibed heels, or as if in the radish we eat for food there has been found out some aperitive operation. Galen reports, that a man happened to be cured of a leprosy by drinking wine out of a vessel into which a viper had crept by chance. — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne

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