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abatement

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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. λώφησις, ἡ (Thuc.), V. ἀνακούφισις, ἡ.

Abatement, relief from: P. and V. λύσις, ἡ (gen.), ἀπαλλαγή, ἡ (gen.); see relief, cessation.