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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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P. and V. σῦκον, τό (Eur., Frag.). Dried fig: Ar. ἰσχάς, ἡ. Fig-juice: Ar. ὀπός, ὁ. Fig-tree: Ar. and P. συκῆ, ἡ. Made of fig-wood, adj.: Ar. and P. σύκινος (Plat.). Gather figs, v.: Ar. συκολογεῖν, Ar. and P. συκάζειν (Xen.).