Aesculapius

[ es-kyuh-ley-pee-uh s or, esp. British, ee-skuh- ]
/ ˌɛs kyəˈleɪ pi əs or, esp. British, ˌi skə- /

noun

the ancient Roman god of medicine and healing.
Compare Asclepius.
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Aesculapius

/ (ˌiːskjʊˈleɪpɪəs) /

noun

the Roman god of medicine or healingGreek counterpart: Asclepius
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