Definition of Caducean in English :

Define Caducean in English

Caducean meaning in English

Meaning of Caducean in English

Pronunciation of Caducean in English

Caducean pronunciation in English

Pronounce Caducean in English


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1. caducean

of or relating to a caduceus

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relating to a caduceus

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n. pl. ca·du·ce·i (-sē-ī)
a. A herald's wand or staff, especially in ancient times.
b. Greek Mythology A winged staff with two serpents twined around it, carried by Hermes.
2. An insignia modeled on Hermes's staff and used as the symbol of the medical profession.

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