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βατάνιον

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2

German (Pape)

[Seite 438] τό, dim. zum vorigen, Ath. I, 28 c; ib. IV, 169 d aus com.; nach B. A. 84 alexandrinisch.

French (Bailly abrégé)

[ᾰᾰ] ου (τό),
petit plat, ALEX. et ANTIPHAN. (ATH. 28c, 169d, etc.).
Étymologie: dim. de βατάνη.