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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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Of a man: P. and V. ἄγαμος, ᾔθεος (Plat.), V. ἄζυξ (Eur., I. A. 805).

Of woman: P. and V. ἄνανδρος, V. ἄγαμος, ἄνυμφος, ἀνυμέναιος, ἄδμητος, ἄλεκτρος, Ar. and V. ἄζυξ; see unbetrothed.

Unmarried girl: P. and V. παρθένος, ἡ.

Be unmarried (of a maiden), v.: V. παρθενεύεσθαι.