παρένθεσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From παρεντίθημι ‎(parentíthēmi, I put in beside, mix up), from παρά ‎(pará, beside) + ἐν ‎(en, in) + τίθημι ‎(títhēmi, I put, place)

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Noun[edit]

παρένθεσις ‎(parénthesisf ‎(genitive παρενθέσεως); third declension

  1. a putting in beside, injection
  2. insertion
  3. (grammar) parenthesis

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