κατ' εξοχήν

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek, "par excellence", from κατά (katá, toward) + ἐξοχήν (exokhḗn, prominence)

Adjective[edit]

κατ' εξοχήν (kat' exochín) (indeclinable)

  1. preeminent, eminent
    Έχοντας εδραιώσει τη φήμη του ως ο κατ’ εξοχήν θεωρητικός ...
    Échontas edraiósei ti fími tou os o kat’ exochín theoritikós ...
    Having established his reputation as the dominant theorist ...