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peracerbus

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

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

pĕr-ăcerbus: a, um, adj.,
I very harsh to the taste.
I Lit.: uva peracerba gustatu, Cic. Sen. 15, 53.—
II Trop., very painful: mihi peracerbum fuit, quod, etc., Plin. Ep. 6, 5, 6.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

pĕrăcerbus,¹⁵ a, um, très aigre : Cic. CM 53 || [fig.] très désagréable : Plin. Min. Ep. 6, 5, 6.

Latin > German (Georges)

per-acerbus, a, um, I) sehr herb, uva primo est peracerba gustatu, deinde maturata dulcescit, Cic. de sen. 53. – II) bildl., sehr empfindlich, mihi quidem illud etiam peracerbum fuit, quod etc. (daß usw.), Plin. ep. 6, 5. § 6.

Latin > English

peracerbus peracerba, peracerbum ADJ :: very sour, very harsh