λύσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From λύω (lúō, loosen) +‎ -σις (-sis)

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Noun[edit]

λύσις (lúsis) (genitive λύσεως) f, third declension

  1. loosing, releasing, ransoming
  2. deliverance from guilt by expiatory rites
  3. redemption of mortgage or pledge
  4. parting
  5. emptying, evacuation
  6. remission of fever

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