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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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P. and V. μηχάνημα, τό, σόφισμα, τό, πόρος, ὁ, τέχνημα, τό (Plat.), μηχανή, ἡ.

Invention: P. and V. εὕρημα, τό, Ar. and V. ἐξεύρημα, τό.

Crest: Ar. and V. σημεῖον, τό, V. σῆμα, τό, ἐπίσημα, τό.

Without device, adj.: V. ἄσημος.