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festering

Ἓν οἶδα, ὅτι οὐδὲν οἶδα –> I know only one thing, that I know nothing | all I know is that I know nothing.
Diogenes Laertius, Lives of the Philosophers, Book 2 sec. 32.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. ἕλκωσις, ἡ, V. νοσηλεία, ἡ. adj. P. and V. ἔμπυος. Met., festering beneath but sound to the eye: P. and V. ὕπουλος.