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Headword: *biaio/teron
Adler number: beta,278
Translated headword: more forceful
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] more overwhelming. "The disease was more forceful than the knowledge of the doctors" [1].
Greek Original:
*biaio/teron: e)pikrate/steron. th=s tw=n i)atrw=n e)pisth/mhs biaio/teron h)=n to\ no/shma.
The headword adjective, neuter nominative/accusative singular, is probably (though not demonstrably) extracted from the quotation given.
[1] Aelian fr. 92d Domingo-Forasté, part of 89 Hercher (about Euphronius); cf. alpha 4173 (end), eta 558. (Adler notes the one-time attribution to Damascius, nowadays abandoned.)
Keywords: biography; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; medicine
Translated by: Craig Gibson on 21 June 2003@13:41:17.
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David Whitehead (added x-refs; cosmetics) on 23 June 2003@03:32:07.
David Whitehead (another note; more keywords; tweaking) on 28 May 2012@07:25:58.
Catharine Roth (updated reference) on 30 October 2012@02:11:38.
David Whitehead on 20 September 2015@10:06:42.


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