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covenant

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. σύμβασις, ἡ, συνθῆκαι, αἱ, σύνθημα, τό.

Bond: P. συγγραφή, ἡ, συμβόλαιον, το, συνάλλαγμα, τό.

Promise: P. and V. ὑπόσχεσις, ἡ.

Make a covenant: P. and V. σύμβασιν ποιεῖσθαι; see v. covenant.

v. intrans.

P. and V. συμβαίνειν, συντίθεσθαι.

Promise: P. and V. ὑπισχνεῖσθαι, ὑφίστασθαι, V. ὑπίσχεσθαι.

Covenant with: P. and V. συμβαίνειν (dat.), συντίθεσθαι (dat ).