ἀφαιρετικός

Ancient Greek

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Etymology

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From ᾰ̓φαιρέω (aphairéō, I take away from) +‎ -τῐκός (-tikós).

Pronunciation

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Adjective

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ᾰ̓φαιρετῐκός (aphairetikósm (feminine ᾰ̓φαιρετῐκή, neuter ᾰ̓φαιρετῐκόν); first/second declension

  1. fit for taking away
  2. (astrology) retrograde

Inflection

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Descendants

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  • English: aphaeretic, apheretic
  • Greek: αφαιρετικός (afairetikós)

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