πλευρά

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πλευρᾱ́ (pleurā́f (genitive πλευρᾶς); first declension

  1. (anatomy, rare) a rib
  2. (in the plural) side of a man or animal
  3. side, of things and places
  4. (geometry) a line that forms the side of a triangle or other two-dimensional figure
  5. (geometry) a square that forms the side of a cube

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πλευρά (pleurá).

Noun[edit]

πλευρά (plevráf (plural πλευρές)

  1. side (especially a surface or an area)
    στη δυτική πλευρά του κτιρίου
    on the west side of the building
    η αίθουσα είχε δύο πλευρές με καθίσματα
    the room has two sides with seats
  2. (mathematics) side
    Ένα τρίγωνο έχει τρεις κορυφές, τρεις πλευρές και τρεις γωνίες.
    A triangle has three sides.
  3. side
    η δεξιά πλευρά του αυτοκινήτου
    the right (hand) side of the car
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πλευρά (plevrán

  1. Nominative, accusative and vocative plural form of πλευρό (plevró).