philter

noun phil·ter \ ˈfil-tər \

Definition of philter

1 : a potion credited with magical power
2 : a potion, drug, or charm held to have the power to arouse sexual passion

Origin and Etymology of philter

Middle French philtre, from Latin philtrum, from Greek philtron; akin to Greek philos dear


Medical Dictionary

philter

noun phil·ter
variants: or chiefly British philtre play \ˈfil-tər\

medical Definition of philter

: a potion, drug, or charm held to have the power to arouse sexual passion

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