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Pokorny Etymon: 1. deu- 'to sink in, plunge into'
|English:||ecdysis||n||moulting, shedding of outer layer||TLL/W7|
|Homeric Greek:||ἐκδύω||vb||to doff, put off, get out||LRC|
|Greek:||ekdysis||n||ecdysis, getting out||W7|
|ὑποδύω||vb||to go under||LRC|
Key to Part-of-Speech/Grammatical feature abbreviations:
Key to information Source codes (always with 'LRC' as editor):
|LRC||=||Linguistics Research Center, University of Texas, Austin|
|TLL||=||Frederick Bodmer: The Loom of Language (1944)|
|W7||=||Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary (1963)|