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potion

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈpəʊ.ʃən/ US  /ˈpoʊ-/
a liquid that is believed to have a magical effect on someone who drinks it
魔水;药剂
a love/magic potion
春药/魔水
Magic
mainly disapproving a liquid or substance that is said to cure an illness or a condition, but which is not a medicine
(有疗效的)饮剂,饮品
Americans are said to spend more on pills and potions than any other nation.
据说美国人在药品和饮剂上的开销比其他任何国家的人都多。
Medicine in different forms
Translations of “potion”
in Spanish poción, pócima…
in French potion, philtre…
in German der Trank…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魔水, 藥劑, (有療效的)飲劑,飲品…
(Definition of potion from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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