archiater (plural archiaters)
- (historical) Formerly, in continental Europe, the chief physician of a prince or city.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of P. Cyc to this entry?)
- 1879, J. Grantː
- The title of Archiater, or Dean to the College of Physicians.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for archiater in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)