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attack (n.)

attack of disease

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Type Polysemy
Language Russian
Lexeme pristup
Meaning 1 attack войска пошли на приступ
"the army launched an attack"
Meaning 2 attack у него приступ стенокардии
"He has an attack of breast pang"
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Type Polysemy
Language English
Lexeme attack
Meaning 1 attack
Meaning 2 fit, attack (disease) heart attack
"heart attack"
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Comment The same for the Rum. atac, Sp. Ataque
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Type Polysemy
Language Latin
Lexeme insultus
Meaning 1 attack
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Meaning 2 fit, attack (disease)
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Comment Both meanings emerge in Late, Medieval Latin
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Type Polysemy
Language Ancient Greek
Lexeme λῆψις
Meaning 1 attack (n.) λῆψις τῆς πόλεως (Фукидид)
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Meaning 2 attack of disease λῆψις τοῦ πυρετοῦ (Аристотель)
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Type Polysemy
Language Swedish
Lexeme anfall
Meaning 1 attack (n.) försvararna slog tillbaka anfallet
"he defenders repelled the attack"
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Meaning 2 attack of disease ett epileptiskt anfall
"an epileptic seizure"
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