δύσις

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From δύω ‎(dúō, to cause to sink, plunge) +‎ -σις ‎(-sis).

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δύσις ‎(dúsis) (genitive δύσεως); f, third declension

  1. setting of the sun or stars
  2. quarter in which the sun sets, west
  3. hiding-place

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