Diacodium Di`a*co"di*um, n. [L., from Gr. ? ? from poppy heads; dia` through, from + ? head, a poppy head.] A sirup made of poppies. [1913 Webster]

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  • diacodium — di·a·co·di·um …   English syllables

  • diacodium — ˌdīəˈkōdēəm noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin diacodion, from Greek dia kōdeiōn out of poppyheads, from dia through, out of + kōdeiōn, gen. plural of kōdeia poppyhead more at dia , codeine : a syrup of poppies formerly used …   Useful english dictionary

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