variants or mithradatic
usually capitalized : of or relating to Mithridates VI of ancient Pontus
: of or relating to mithridatism

Word History


mithridatic from Latin Mithridaticus, from Mithridates + -icus -ic; mithradatic, alteration (influenced by Greek Mithradatēs Mithridates) of mithridatic

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“Mithridatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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