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 Allo’dials.Alls. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Allop’athy
 
is in opposition to Homœop’athy. The latter word is from the Greek, homœon pathos, similar disease; and the former is allo pathos, a different disease. In one case, “like is to cure like”; and in the latter, the disease is cured by its “antidote.”   1
 


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