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ἐπί-φυ^σις , εως, ,
A.ongrowth, excrescence, . βλεφάρων, = σῦκον II, Hp.Epid.3.7 (pl.); . σαρκός, of flesh covering the bone, Id.Fract.4 ; “χονδρίων -φύσιεςId.Art.45 ; . τοῦ δέρματος, such as fishes' scales, Mnesith. ap. Ath.8.357c.
2. Anat., epiphysis, Hp.Art.27, Fract. 12; opp. ἀπόφυσις (q.v.), Gal.2.733.
3. growth,-φυσιν λαμβάνεινThphr.HP1.1.2: metaph., accretion, Ph.1.667; λογικῆς φύσεως ib. 636(pl.).
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    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 27
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