σφυγμός

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Compare σφύζω (sphúzō, throb)

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σφυγμός (sphugmós) (genitive σφυγμοῦ) m, second declension

  1. the throbbing of inflamed parts
  2. the beating of the heart and circulatory system, pulse
  3. a vibration of the earth, quake
  4. (figuratively) any violent emotion

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