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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From τόξον(tókson, bow) + -ικός(-ikós)

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ι by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

AdjectiveEdit

τοξικός (toksikósm (feminine τοξική, neuter τοξικόν); first/second declension

  1. of or for the bow
    1. (elliptically for τοξική τέχνη(tékhnē)) bowmanship, archery
    2. (elliptically for τοξική θυρίς(thurís)) a shothole, loophole, narrow window
  2. (of persons) skilled in the use of the bow
  3. (in neuter, collectively) the bowmen
    1. (elliptically for τοξικόν φάρμακον(phármakon)) poison for smearing arrows with

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GreekEdit

AdjectiveEdit

τοξικός (toxikósm (feminine τοξική, neuter τοξικό)

  1. toxic

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