alexipharmacon

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alexipharmacon

  1. An antidote to a poison.

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀλεξιφάρμακος (alexiphármakos, antidote).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /a.lek.siˈpʰar.ma.kon/, [a.ɫɛk.sɪˈpʰar.ma.kõ]

Noun[edit]

alexipharmacon n (genitive alexipharmacī); second declension

  1. an antidote (for a poison)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension, Greek type.

Case Singular Plural
nominative alexipharmacon alexipharmaca
genitive alexipharmacī alexipharmacōrum
dative alexipharmacō alexipharmacīs
accusative alexipharmacon alexipharmaca
ablative alexipharmacō alexipharmacīs
vocative alexipharmacon alexipharmaca

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