Definition of Sydenham, Thomas in English:

Sydenham, Thomas

proper noun

  • (c.1624–89), English physician; known as the English Hippocrates. He emphasized the healing power of nature, made a study of epidemics, and explained the nature of the type of chorea that is named after him.

Pronunciation:

Sydenham, Thomas

/ˈsidn-əm//ˈsidnəm/