Physic vs Aerophysics - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between physic and aerophysics

is that physic is (countable) a medicine or drug, especially a cathartic or purgative while aerophysics is (physics) the physics of the design and construction of aerodynamic devices.

As an adjective physic

is relating to or concerning existent materials; physical.

As a verb physic

is to cure or heal; to treat or administer medicine, especially to purge.

physic

English

Alternative forms

* physick (obsolete)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Relating to or concerning existent materials; physical.
  • Noun

  • (countable) A medicine or drug, especially a cathartic or purgative.
  • (uncountable) The art or profession of healing disease; medicine.
  • (obsolete) A physician.
  • (Shakespeare)

    Derived terms

    * physician

    Verb

  • To cure or heal; to treat or administer medicine, especially to purge.
  • aerophysics

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (physics) The physics of the design and construction of aerodynamic devices