- a sacred bull worshiped at Memphis: identified originally with Ptah and later assimilated with Osiris to form the Ptolemaic Serapis.
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Examples from the Web for apis
In such a case it is above all things necessary to saturate the organism with Apis.
Resolution may be depended upon in every case, where Apis has been resorted to in time.
If the liver is organically diseased, Apis is no longer sufficient.
Apis is the most appropriate remedy for inflammation of the tongue, mouth, and throat.
This result is most certainly accomplished by means of Apis.
- (in ancient Egypt) a sacred bull worshipped at Memphis
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