Definition of Disthenes

1. Noun. (plural of disthene) ¹



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Definition of Disthenes

1. disthene [n] - See also: disthene

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disthenes

distender
distenders
distending
distends
distensibility
distensible
distension
distensions
distent
distention
distention cyst
distention ulcer
distentions
distermination
disthene
disthenes (current term)
disthrone
disthroned
disthrones
disthroning
disthronize
disthronized
disthronizes
disthronizing
distich
distichal
distiches
distichous
distichously

Literary usage of Disthenes

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1. The speech of Demosthenes against the law of Leptines by Demosthenes, John Edwin Sandys (1890)
"... in Wiener Studien 1880 ii 167 : '(disthenes) peregrinos in Attica habitantes odioso illo ..."

2. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1832)
"disthenes. Unalterable in acids; texture foliated ; scratching at most fluor-spar. Before the blowpipe infusible ; becomes white with a fire superior to red ..."

3. Chemical and Physical Studies in the Metamorphism of Rocks: Based on a by A. Irving (1889)
"... which is but a matter of secondary importance, we must consider (2). The far more important question as to whether the garnets, disthenes and micas are ..."

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