Definition of ethnomedicine in English:

ethnomedicine

noun

  • Traditional knowledge and practices of healing; the medical knowledge and practices of a particular people; the scientific study of this.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in International Year Book 1900. From ethno- + medicine.

Pronunciation

ethnomedicine

/ˌɛθnəʊˈmɛd(ɪ)s(ɪ)n/