king's evil

noun, often capitalized K&E

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14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for king's evil

from the former belief that it could be healed by a king's touch

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king's evil

noun, often capitalized K&E
\ˈkiŋz-ˈē-vəl, -vil \

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