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ˈaɪ kər əsichorous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ichorous, saniousadjective

    of or resembling or characterized by ichor or sanies

    "an ichorous discharge"; "the sanious discharge from an ulcer"

Wiktionary

  1. ichorousadjective

    Resembling or relating to ichor.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Ichorousadjective

    Sanious; thin; undigested.

    Etymology: from ichor.

    The lung-growth is imputed to a superficial sanious or ichorous exulceration. Gideon Harvey, on Consumptions.

    The pus from an ulcer of the liver, growing thin and ichorous, corrodes the vessels. John Arbuthnot, on Diet.

ChatGPT

  1. ichorous

    Ichorous refers to a substance that is watery and foul-smelling, resembling ichor, which in Greek mythology is the fluid that flows like blood in the veins of the gods. In a more modern, medical context, it could describe the discharge from a wound or ulcer that has become infected.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ichorousadjective

    of or like ichor; thin; watery; serous; sanious

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. ichoreux.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ichorous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ichorous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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