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building

Δύο γὰρ, ἐπιστήμη τε καὶ δόξα, ὧν τὸ μὲν ἐπίστασθαι ποιέει, τὸ δὲ ἀγνοεῖν.
Hippocrates

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Act of: P. οἰκοδομία, ἡ, οἰκοδόμησις, ἡ.

Of ships: P. and V. ναυπηγία, ἡ (Eur., Cycl. 460).

The art of building: P. ἡ οἰκοδομική.

Thing built: P. οἰκοδόμημα, τό, κατασκεύασμα, τά, P. and V. οἴκημα, τό; see house.

Wood for ship-building: P. ξύλα ναυπηγήσιμα, τά.

Building up: Met., Ar. and P. παρασκευή, ἡ.