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διατριβή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διά- (diá-) +‎ τριβή (tribḗ). Related to διατρίβω (diatríbō).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

διατριβή (diatribḗ) (genitive διατριβῆς) f, first declension

  1. pastime, amusement
  2. occupation, employment, study
  3. waste of time, delay

InflectionEdit

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek διατριβή (diatribḗ, study)

NounEdit

διατριβή (diatrivíf (plural διατριβές)

  1. treatise, discourse

DeclensionEdit