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ἐπιτέμνω

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From ἐπῐ- (epi-, upon) +‎ τέμνω (témnō, to cut).

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VerbEdit

ἐπῐτέμνω (epitémnō)

  1. to cut upon the surface, make an incision, gash
  2. to cut short
    1. to abridge, shorten, epitomize
    2. to cut off
    3. (passive) to be cut short, perish

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