καθαίρω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From καθαρός (katharós, clean).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

καθαίρω (kathaírō)

  1. cleanse, make clean
  2. purge, clear
  3. remove growth from a plant, prune, sift

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Usage notes[edit]

Definitions #1 and #2 can be used in a variety of senses including medical, ethical, spiritual, house-cleaning, etc.

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