καταστροφή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κατά (katá, against) + στροφή (strophḗ, turn)

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Noun[edit]

καταστροφή (katastrophḗ) (genitive καταστροφῆς) f, first declension

  1. overturning
  2. subjugation, reduction
  3. return of vibrating string to axial position
  4. end, close, conclusion
  5. ruin, undoing, disaster, catastrophe

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Noun[edit]

καταστροφή (katastrofíf (plural καταστροφές)

  1. disaster, catastrophe
  2. destruction

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