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ichor

[′ī‚kȯr]
(geology)
A fluid rich in mineralizers.
(medicine)
An acrid, watery or blood-tinged discharge from an ulcer or wound.
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ichor

flows through the veins of gods instead of blood. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary]
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