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excessive

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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adj.

P. and V. περισσός, ὑπέρπολυς, P. ὑπέρμετρος. Very great: P. and V. ὑπερφυής (Aesch., Frag.), P. ὑπερμεγεθής, ὑπέρογκος; see vast.