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blue pill

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blue pill Viagra

HISTORY OF MEDICINE

Definition A pill containing mercury, sweetener, flavouring and excipient, formerly used as a purgative

Synonym Mercury mass

SEXOLOGY

Definition A popular synonym for Viagra®

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blue pill or red pill

VOX POPULI

Definition A term that is a metaphor for accepting the world as it appears, to continue living one’s live as if in a dream.

Comment The term is from a pivotal scene in the dystopian sci-fi film The Matrix in which Neo chooses to take the red pill and learn the realities of his simulated existence. The blue pill metaphor is not unlike the phrase Drink the Kool-Aid, which is defined on this website 

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