[ muh-key-on ]
/ məˈkeɪ ɒn /
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noun (in the Iliad)
a son of Asclepius who was famed as a healer and who served as physician of the Greeks in the Trojan War.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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