ichor

noun
\ˈī-ˌkȯr, -kər\

Definition of ichor 

1 : a thin watery or blood-tinged discharge

2 : an ethereal fluid taking the place of blood in the veins of the ancient Greek gods

Other Words from ichor

ichorous \ˈī-kə-rəs \ adjective

First Known Use of ichor

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for ichor

Greek ichōr

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ichor

noun
\ˈī-ˌkȯ(ə)r \

Medical Definition of ichor 

: a thin watery or blood-tinged discharge (as from an ulcer) — compare sanies

Other Words from ichor

ichorous \-kə-rəs \ adjective

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