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Word : PANACEA

A PEN is curing all ASIAns (people ONLY) of all the diseases by sucking them out from the ASIAn continent.

 

Word : PANACEA (noun)

Pronunciation : pan·a·ce·a  (păn′ə-sē′ə)

Breakup : PEN + ASIA

Meaning : Remedy of all diseases

 

Synonyms :

Catholicon,  Nostrum

Cure-All, Heal-All

 Sentences:

1. Panacea for all network security problems.

2. It is the great panacea, a cure for all ills.

Origin & History:

The word has come via Latin from Greek panakeia which means healing everything, pan means all + akēs meaning remedy.

 

 

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