archeus

noun ar·che·us \ärˈkēəs\
variants: less commonly

archaeus

\ärˈkēəs\

Definition of archeus

plural

archei

also

archaei

\-ēˌī\
  1. :  the vital principle that according to Paracelsians directs and maintains the growth and continuation of living beings

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Origin and Etymology of archeus

New Latin, from Greek archos ruler — more at archi-


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