μολύβδαινα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From μόλυβδος (mólubdos, lead) +‎ -αινᾰ (-aina).

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Noun[edit]

μολῠ́βδαινᾰ (molúbdainaf (genitive μολῠ́βδαίνᾱς); first declension

  1. piece of lead, used as the sink of a fishing line
  2. plummet used in a mason's line
  3. (mineralogy) galena, lead sulphide
  4. leadwort (Plumbago europaea)

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