aféresis

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀφαίρεσις (aphaíresis, a taking away), from ἀφαιρέω (aphairéō, I take away from), from ἀπό (apó, away from) + αἱρέω (hairéō, I take, grasp, seize).

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Noun[edit]

aféresis f (plural aféresis)

  1. (medicine, linguistics) apheresis

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