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own English gloss; our Semantic Field
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Pokorny Etymon: ā̆ik̑- : ī̆k̑- 'pike, spear, spit'
Semantic Field: Spear
|English:||aechmea||n||tropical American bromeliad||AHD|
|Latin:||īcere, īcī, ictum||vb.defc||to strike||LRC|
|obiciō, obicere, obiēcī, obiectum||vb||to oppose||LRC|
Key to Part-of-Speech/Grammatical feature abbreviations:
Key to information Source codes (always with 'LRC' as editor):
|AHD||=||Calvert Watkins: The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots, 2nd ed. (2000)|
|LRC||=||Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|LS||=||Liddell and Scott: Greek-English Lexicon, 7th-9th ed's (1882-1940), rev.|