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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
alexiteric (uh-LEK-si-TER-ik) adjective
Counteracting the effects of poison; warding off contagion.
An antidote against poison; preventive against contagion.
[From Medieval Latin alexiterium (remedy), from Greek alexein (to ward off).]
"Frantz Fanon goes on to describe, '...poisons for which there is no known alexiteric.'"
It is error only, and not truth, that shrinks from inquiry. -Thomas Paine, philosopher and writer (1737-1809)