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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

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adjective

Of persons or things: P. and V. ἁπλοῦς; see free.

Of things: P. and V. εὐθύς.

sheer, unmixed: P. ἄκρατος; see absolute.

downright slavery: P. ἄντικρυς (adv.) δουλεία (Thuc. 1, 122).