ichor ichor

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (Greek mythology) the rarified fluid said to flow in the veins of the Gods
  2. (n) a fluid product of inflammation

Usage(s):

  1. What was most unusual for a dream was that my nose was active, wrinkling in disgust at the fetor of rotten grass and the ichor of freshly overturned earth.
  2. Out rushed the divine ichor, a colorless liquid serving him for blood, and he died.

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  • "We've had a long-standing collaboration with Ichor, covering a variety of infectious diseases. In our experience, the TriGrid is a powerful technology platform, dramatically increasing immune response to DNA vaccines in pre-clinical studies,"...
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Dr David Ho Source: Business Wire (press release)

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