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alexipharmic

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek alexein (alexein, to ward off) and pharmakon (pharmakon, drug).

NounEdit

alexipharmic (plural alexipharmics)

  1. An antidote to poison.

AdjectiveEdit

alexipharmic (comparative more alexipharmic, superlative most alexipharmic)

  1. Acting against poison.

ReferencesEdit

  • The Chambers Dictionary, 10th edition, 2006.