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γήχυτον

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
Full diacritics: γήχῠτον Medium diacritics: γήχυτον Low diacritics: γήχυτον Capitals: ΓΗΧΥΤΟΝ
Transliteration A: gḗchyton Transliteration B: gēchyton Transliteration C: gichyton Beta Code: gh/xuton

English (LSJ)

τό, (χέω)

   A the soft mould or soil on the earth's surface, Gal.19.91.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

γήχῠτον: τό, (χέω) τὸ μαλακὸν, τὸ μὴ λιθῶδες ἔδαφοςχῶμα ἐπὶ τῆς ἐπιφανείας τῆς γῆς, Γαλην. Γλωσσ. Ἱππ. σ. 452.

Spanish (DGE)

-ου, τό tierra suelta, mantillo Hp. en Gal.19.91, Hsch.