ドク

poison, virus, venom, germ, harm, injury, spite

JLPT2 G4 S8 F1419

The relevant seal inscription form combines (fresh, slender grass shoots) + # (succession of offspring) → stir boiled herbs in a cooking vessel (compare 融 and ) for use as an aphrodisiac → *poison* (← stimulant drug) → *damage*; *ruin*; *extreme*.

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