πλάσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πλάσσω (plássō, to form, mould) +‎ -σις (-sis).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /plá.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpla.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpla.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpla.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpla.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    πλᾰ́σῐς (plásisf (genitive πλᾰ́σεως); third declension

    1. a moulding, conformation
    2. (of the voice) training
    3. fiction, invention

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