an old medicinal cordial made of wine mixed with spices.
Origin: 1325–75;Middle Englishypocras, apparently short for ypocras wyn (translation of Medieval Latinvīnum hippocraticum; so called because clarified by filtering through a strainer named after Hippocrates); Middle Englishypocras < Old French:Hippocrates < Medieval LatinHippocrās, alteration of LatinHippocratēs, on model of words like cīvitās (nominative), cīvitātis (genitive)
a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.
an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.