Glossary of Medical Terms

Our online medical glossary of medical terms and definitions includes definitions for terms related to treatment, and general medicine


1. In concord or friendship; in agreement (with every other); as, to be, bring, create, or set, at one, i. E, to be or bring in or to a state of agreement or reconciliation. "If gentil men, or othere of hir contree Were wrothe, she wolde bringen hem atoon." (Chaucer) 2. Of the same opinion; agreed; as, on these points we are at one. 3. Together. "He and Aufidius can no more atone Than violentest contrariety." (Shak) 2. To stand as an equivalent; to create reparation, compensation, or amends, for an offense or a crime. "The murderer fell, and blood atoned for blood." (Pope) "The ministry not atoning for their former conduct by any clever or public measure." (Junius) Origin: OE. At on, atone, atoon, attone. Source: Websters Vocabulary
Xan   xanchromatic   xanthamide   xanthan gum   xanthate   xanthelasma   xanthelasma palpebrarum   xanthematin   (1)
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