ἀνάτασις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀνατείνω (anateínō, to lift up, stretch forth).

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Noun[edit]

ἀνάτασις (anátasis) (genitive ἀνατάσεως) f, third declension

  1. extension
    1. (abstractly) height
  2. stretching out
  3. intensity, inflexibility
  4. endurance of hunger, fasting
  5. (metaphoric) straining, effort

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