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EtymologyEdit

From Latin alexipharmacon (antidote for a poison), from Ancient Greek ἀλεξιφάρμακος (alexiphármakos, antidote).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.lɛk.si.faʁ.mak/

AdjectiveEdit

alexipharmaque (plural alexipharmaques)

  1. Capable of counteracting a poison; antidotal, alexipharmic.
    Synonym: alexitère

NounEdit

alexipharmaque m (plural alexipharmaques)

  1. A substance capable of reverting the affects of a poison; antidote.

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