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doing neither good nor harm, as a medicine.

1625–35, for earlier sense; < Greek adiáphoros, equivalent to a- a-6 + diáphoros different (dia- dia- + -phoros -phorous) Unabridged
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adiaphorous (ˌædɪˈæfərəs)
med having no effect for good or ill, as a drug or placebo
[C17: from Greek adiaphoros indifferent, from a-1 + diaphoros different]

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