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ὀρός , ,
A.the watery or serous part of milk, whey,ναῖον δ᾽ ὀρῷ ἄγγεα πάνταOd.9.222 ; “ὀρὸν πίνων17.225, cf. Hp.Mul.1.29, Acut.2, Arist. HA521b27, al., Eust.1626.1, 1818.23.
2. the watery part or serum of the blood, Pl.Ti.83d.
3. the watery part of wood-tar,ὀρὸς πίσσηςHp.Ulc.12, Thphr.HP3.9.2, Paul.Aeg.3.74.
4. σπερματικὸς ὀρός seminal fluid, Placit.5.23:—the form ὀρρός is f.l. in Hp., Arist. l.c., Ruf.Ren.Ves.14, etc.; the form οὐρός was coined by Nic. Th.708. (Cf. Skt. sarás, Adj. 'fluid', Lat. serum.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Homer, Odyssey, 17.225
    • Homer, Odyssey, 9.222
    • Plato, Timaeus, 83d
    • Hippocrates, De diaeta in morbis acutis, 2
    • Hippocrates, De ulceribus, 12
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