theriac

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

the·ri·ac

noun \ˈthir-ē-ˌak\

Definition of THERIAC

1
:  theriaca
2
:  cure-all

Examples of THERIAC

  1. <the wizard's attempts to concoct a theriac for the king came to naught>

Origin of THERIAC

New Latin theriaca
First Known Use: 1568

the·ri·ac

noun \ˈthir-ē-ˌak\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THERIAC

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