noun Classical Mythology.
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Alcibiades, it is supposed, was descended from Ajax, by his father's side; and by his mother's side from Alcmaeon.The Boys' and Girls' Plutarch|Plutarch
Alcmaeon introduced also the doctrine that health depends on harmony, disease on discord of the elements within the body.The Legacy of Greece|Various
It led to the death of Eriphyle, of Alcmaeon, of Phegeus and his sons.
Alcmaeon, that they receive their nourishment from every part of the body; as a sponge sucks in water.
Alcmaeon says that a moist warmth in the tongue, joined with the softness of it, gives the difference of taste.