τοξικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τόξον(tóxon, bow) + -ικός(-ikós)

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Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ι by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Adjective[edit]

τοξικός (toxikósm (feminine τοξική, neuter τοξικόν); first/second declension

  1. of or for the bow
    1. (elliptically for τοξική τέχνη(tékhnē)) bowmanship, archery
    2. (elliptically for τοξική θυρίς(thurís)) a shothole, loophole, narrow window
  2. (of persons) skilled in the use of the bow
  3. (in neuter, collectively) the bowmen
    1. (elliptically for τοξικόν φάρμακον(phármakon)) poison for smearing arrows with

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Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

τοξικός (toxikósm (feminine τοξική, neuter τοξικό)

  1. toxic

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