ἀντίτασις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀντιτείνω (antiteínō, to stretch or strain back).

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Noun[edit]

ἀντίτασις (antítasis) (genitive ἀντιτάσεως) f, third declension

  1. stretching the contrary way, e.g. in the setting of a dislocated limb
  2. opposition, resistance

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