αὐαψή

αὐαψή
Grammatical information: f.
Meaning: = αὐαντή `ξηραντικη νόσος, Dörrsucht' (Hipp. gloss. XIX 86, 18 K) [not in LSJ]
Origin: GR [a formation built with Greek elements]
Etymology: Contamination of αὖος, αὐαίνω, or αὐαντή, and ἅπτω `fasten upon, attack', cf. χορδαψός `diease in the great guts'. Connection with ἄπτω may be doubted.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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