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===Greek ([[language]])===
 
===Greek ([[language]])===
The language of [[Greece]].
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The [[language]] of [[Greece]]. A lot of the early [[science|scientific]] and [[medicine|medical]] [[research]] was written in [[ancient]] Greek. We can thank the [[Arab]]s for translating the documents into [[Arabic]] which was then retranslated into Western [[Europe]]an languages during and following the [[Crusade]]s, especially those involving the [[Spain|Spanish]] [[Moor]]s.  
  
 
===Greek (adjective)===
 
===Greek (adjective)===
 
Pertaining to [[Greece]].
 
Pertaining to [[Greece]].

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Greek (language)

The language of Greece. A lot of the early scientific and medical research was written in ancient Greek. We can thank the Arabs for translating the documents into Arabic which was then retranslated into Western European languages during and following the Crusades, especially those involving the Spanish Moors.

Greek (adjective)

Pertaining to Greece.