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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

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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Habit, custom: P. and V. ἔθος, τό, νόμος, ὁ, νόμιμον, τό (generally pl.), P. ἐπιτήδευμα, τό, V. νόμισμα, τό. Exercise: Ar. and P. μελέτη, ἡ, P. ἄσκησις, ἡ, ἐπιτήδευσις, ἡ. As opposed to theory: P. τριβή, ἡ. Want of practice: P. ἀμελετησία, ἡ. Put in practice, v.: use practise.

Latin > French (Gaffiot)

practĭcē, ēs, f., la pratique par oppos. à la théorie : Cassian. Coll. 14, 1.