Greek Word List #6

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tasis

act or process of stretching

tone

that by which a thing is stretched; a cord, a stretching, a tone

tetanos

a violent stretching, a convulsion

hyoeides

u-shaped

kentesis

process or act of piercing

kinema, kinesis, kineticos

move

chyma

that which is poured, infusion

chymos

juice

chylos

animal or plant juice

chole

gall, bile

cystis

a bag, a bladder

thyreoides

shield-shaped

aisthesis

perception

aistheticos

sensitive, perceptive

phylaxis

process of guarding, protection

gnosticos

good at knowing

desmos

that which binds, a rope, a bond

odous, odontos

a tooth

algos

pain

cephale

head

lalia

talk, speech

rhaphe

a seam, suture

enteron, entera

the gut, intestines

cele

a hernia, or rupture

omphalos

navel

cystos

a vessel, a container, a box or chest, a cell

cranion

skull

agon

contest, struggle

plasticos

fit for moulding

plasma

anything moulded or formed

ophthalmos

eye

ops, opos

eye

rhoia

a flowing

rheuma

that which flows, a current, a discharge

plege

a stroke, a blow

plexis

the act of striking, percussion

plecticos

of or fit for striking; a striking the senses, over-powering

phren, phrenos

midriff, diaphragm, mind

trachys

rough

tracheia

windpipe

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