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 Medicine,Medicinal Hours. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Medicinal Days.
 
The sixth, eighth, tenth, twelfth, sixteenth, eighteenth, etc., of a disease; so called because. according to Hippoc’rats, no “crisis” occurs on these days, and medicine may be safely administered. (See CRISIS.)   1
 


 Medicine,Medicinal Hours. 

 
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