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iron

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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subs.

P. and V. σίδηρος, ὁ. Red hot iron: V. μύδρος, ὁ. Forge iron, v.: V. μυδροκτυπεῖν (absol.). Bar of iron, subs.: P. σιδήριον, τό. Be covered with iron, v.: P. σιδηροῦσθαι. Heavy with iron, adj.: V. σιδηροβριθής (Eur., Frag.). Land producing iron, : V. σιδηρομήτωρ αἶα ἡ. adj. P. and V. σιδηροῦς (Eur., Bacch. 231).