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[muh-lahy-tuh m]
noun, plural mel·li·ta [muh-lahy-tuh] /məˈlaɪ tə/. Pharmacology.
  1. mellite.
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Origin of mellitum

From the New Latin word mellītum
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Historical Examples

  • Mellitum venenum, blanda oratio—A flattering speech is honied poison.

    Dictionary of Quotations from Ancient and Modern, English and Foreign Sources

    James Wood