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λύσις

See also: Λύσις

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From λύω (lúō, loosen) +‎ -σις (-sis)

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NounEdit

λύσις (lúsis) (genitive λύσεως) f, third declension

  1. loosing, releasing, ransoming
  2. deliverance from guilt by expiatory rites
  3. redemption of mortgage or pledge
  4. parting
  5. emptying, evacuation
  6. remission of fever

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