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brass

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. and V. χαλκός, ὁ.

Brazen vessel: Ar. and P. χάλχωμα, τό, P. χαλκεῖον, τό.

Chains of brass: V. χαλκεύματα, τά.

Worker in brass: Ar. and P. χαλκεύς, ὁ.

adj.

See brazen.