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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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adj.

Use P. and V. ὁ ἄνω.

The upper city: P. ἡ ἄνω πόλις·

Get the upper hand, v.: P. and V. κρατεῖν, κρείσσων εἶναι, P. ἐπιπολάζειν, πλεονεκτεῖν.

Having the upper hand, adj.: P. καθυπέρτερος, V. ὑπέρτερος.