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- n. Greek Mythology Apollo's son, the god of medicine.
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- proper n. Ancient Greek god of medicine and healing. Roman name: Aesculapius.
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- n. son of Apollo; a hero and the Roman god of medicine and healing; his daughters were Hygeia and Panacea
From Latin Asclepius, from Ancient Greek Ἀσκληπιός. (Wiktionary)