(Greek mythology) the rarified fluid said to flow in the veins of the Gods
pus, purulence, suppuration, ichor, sanies, festering(noun)
a fluid product of inflammation
the liquid that in Greek Mythology was said to flow in place of blood in the veins of the gods
any bloodlike fluid
a watery, fetid discharge from a sore
Origin: Mid-17th century, from ἰχώρ.
an ethereal fluid that supplied the place of blood in the veins of the gods
a thin, acrid, watery discharge from an ulcer, wound, etc
Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. 'ichw`r: cf. F. ichor.]
In Greek mythology, Ichor is the ethereal golden fluid that is the blood of the gods and/or immortals.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ī′kor, n. (myth.) the ethereal juice in the veins of the gods: a watery humour: colourless matter from an ulcer.—adj. I′chorous. [Gr. ichōr.]
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an ethereal fluid presumed to supply the place of blood in the veins of the Greek gods.
The numerical value of ichor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of ichor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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