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Greek: zuˈlo̞

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Lexeme data

Language:Greek
Meaning:squeeze
Source form:ζουλώ
Phonological form:zuˈlo̞
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Cognate codes:Au

Sources of lexical data

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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: High
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Source: Scarborough, Matthew (University of Cambridge/Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)
Reliability: High
Comment: This verb means to squeeze things (generally) in the sense of to apply pressure with the hands. A different verb στύβω is used specifically for the squeezing of liquids out of anything (e.g. oranges, [insert name of local fruit], etc.).

Cognate coding

Cognate Class Au
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Source: Andriotis, Nikolaos (et al.). 1999. [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]. Thessaloniki: Institute of Modern Greek Studies.
Reliability: High