κατ' εξοχήν

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek, "par excellence", from κατά (katá, toward) + ἐξοχήν (eksokhḗn, prominence)

Adjective[edit]

κατ' εξοχήν (kat' exochínm, f, n (invariable)

  1. preeminent, eminent
    Έχοντας εδραιώσει τη φήμη του ως ο κατ’ εξοχήν θεωρητικός ...
    Having established his reputation as the dominant theorist ...