elixir of life

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elixir of life

Also known as the Philosopher’s Stone, this was a substance alchemists attempted to make in order to restore youth, prolong life and turn metals into gold.
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Noun1.elixir of life - a hypothetical substance believed to maintain life indefinitely; once sought by alchemists
elixir - a substance believed to cure all ills
Translations
elixír života
Lebenselixier
elíxir de la vida
elämän eliksiiri
élixir de la longue vie
életelixír
l’elisir di lunga vita
不老不死の霊薬仙丹仙薬命の水煉丹
불로장생의 영약선단
elixir vitae
eliksir długowiecznościeliksir życia
elixir da vida
elixír života
elixiret förlängde livetlivselixir
Thaiยาอายุวัฒนะ
References in classic literature ?
Not less singular were his opinions in regard to the elixir vitae.
Torque is what diesel and electric motors bring to bear, and when it comes to off-road ability, torque is the elixir vitae.
Original Norfolk Punch is based on a 12th century monastic recipe containing 35 herbal extracts and Purdey's Elixir Vitae, contains vitamins and two varieties of bark extract.