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Elixir

E`lix´ir
n.1.(Med.) A tincture with more than one base; a compound tincture or medicine, composed of various substances, held in solution by alcohol in some form.
2.(Alchemy) An imaginary liquor capable of transmuting metals into gold; also, one for producing life indefinitely; as, elixir vitæ, or the elixir of life.
3.The refined spirit; the quintessence.
The . . . elixir of worldly delights.
- South.
4.Any cordial or substance which invigorates.
The grand elixir, to support the spirits of human nature.
- Addison.
Noun1.elixir - a sweet flavored liquid (usually containing a small amount of alcohol) used in compounding medicines to be taken by mouth in order to mask an unpleasant taste
2.elixir - a substance believed to cure all ills
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