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security

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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safety: P. and V. σωτηρία, ἡ, ἀσφάλεια, ἡ.

protection: P. and V. φυλακή, ἡ.

pledge: P. and V. πίστις, ἡ, πιστόν, τό, or pl., V. πιστώματα, τά.

give security or pledge: P. and V. πίστιν διδόναι, πιστὰ διδόναι.

bail: P. and V. ἐγγυή, ἡ; see bail.

something a mortgaged: Ar. and P. ἐνέχυρον, τό, σύμβολον, τό, P. ὑποθήκη, ἡ.

give security, v.: Ar. and P. ἐγγυᾶσθαι, P. κατεγγυᾶσθαι.

give security for a person: P. ἐγγυᾶσθαι (acc.). διεγγυᾶν (acc.).

seize as security: P. κατεγγυᾶν, Ar. and P. ἐνεχυράζειν (or mid.).

leaving the pay still due as security: P. ὑπολιπόντες εἰς ὁμηρείαν τὸν προσοφειλόμενον μισθόν (Thuc. 8, 45).

give as security for a mortgage, v.: P. ὑποτιθέναι.

hostage: see hostage.

one who gives security for another: Ar. and P. ἐγγυητής, ὁ.

on good security: use adj., P. ἔγγυος.