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Pokorny Etymon: dherebh- 'to harden; coagulated'
Semantic Field: Hard
|English:||hypertrophy||n||swelling of cells causing organ/tissue volume increase||TLL|
|Old Norse:||djarfr||adj||bold, daring||LRC|
|Greek:||τρέφω||vb||to foster, nourish||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)|