γύψος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of unknown origin.

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Noun[edit]

γύψος (gúpsosf (genitive γύψου); second declension

  1. chalk
  2. cement

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Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: gypsum

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γύψος (gúpsos).

Noun[edit]

γύψος (gýpsosm (plural γύψοι)

  1. gypsum
  2. plaster (wall coating)
  3. plaster of Paris, plaster cast (treatment for broken bones)

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