ἄσβεστος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- ‎(a-, not) +‎ σβεστός ‎(sbestós), participle of σβέννυμι ‎(sbénnumi, I quench, quell).

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ἄσβεστος ‎(ásbestosm, ἀσβέστη f, ἄσβεστον n; first/second declension

  1. unquenchable, inextinguishable
  2. endless, ceaseless
  3. unslaked lime

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