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Τοῦ ὅλου οὖν τῇ ἐπιθυμίᾳ καὶ διώξει ἔρως ὄνομα -> Love is the name for our pursuit of wholeness, for our desire to be complete
Plato, Symposium, 192e10

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Deficient: P. and V. ἐνδεής, P. ἐλλιπής.

Be wanting, v.: P. and V. ἐλλείπειν, ἐκλείπειν, V. λείπειν, Ar. and P. ἐπιλείπειν.

Little is wanting: P. ὀλιγοῦ δεῖ (infin.).

Wanting in: P. and V. ἐνδεής (gen.), P. ἐλλιπής (gen.), ἐπιδεής (gen.), V. χρεῖος (gen.).

Be wanting in: P. and V. ἐλλείπειν (gen.), ἀπολείπεσθαι (gen.), V. λείπεσθαι (gen.).