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δωδεκά-εδρος, ον

(ἕδρα) with twelve surfaces: δωδεκάεδρον,τό, dodecahedron

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δυσχερ-ής, ές

(χείρ) hard to take in hand or manage, opp. εὐχερής

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διάμετρ-ος, ον

diametrical: Astrol., diametrically opposed; Subst. δ. (sc. γραμμή), ἡ, diagonal of a parallelogram

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ἑλίσσω or ἐλίσσω, Att. ἑλιξό-ττω

turn round or about, roll; Med. and Pass., turn oneself round or about

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περιπάλαξις, εως, ἡ

collision, combination of atoms

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πέριξ

strengthd. for περί, mostly Ion. Prose and Trag. (in latter usu. Adv.): Prep., round about, all round

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περιφορ-ά, ἡ

carrying round, of dishes at table : hence, meats carried round, course at dinner; (from Pass.) going round, circular or rotatory motion, revolution, of a wheel

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πρό-ωσις, εως, ἡ

(προωθέω) pushing forward, propulsion

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λεπτότης, ητος, ἡ

(λεπτός) thinness, opp. παχύτης

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μεσημβρ-ία

(μέσος, ἡμέρα), midday

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ὀκτά-εδρος, ον

of a solid figure, eight-sided

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παῦλα, ἡ

(παύω) rest, pause

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πᾰχῠ-μερής, ές

consisting of thick or coarse parts; τὸ παχυμερές the dense part

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κυκλο-τερής, ές

(τείρω) made round by turning

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ἐπωνῠμ-ία, ἡ

(ἐπώνυμοσ) derived or significant name

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ἀντεστραμμένως

inversely, conversely

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ἀντιστρέφω

pf. -έστροφα, turn to the opposite side:—Pass., to be turned in the opposite direction

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χιλι-άς, άδος, ἡ

a thousand

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παρεν-οχλέω

cause one much annoyance

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ῤᾳστών-η, ἡ

(ῤᾷστος) easiness of doing anything; opp. χαλεπότης

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σύνεσις, Att. ξύνεσις, εως, ἡ

(συνίημι) uniting, union

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συγκρίνω

bring into combination or aggregation, opp. διακρίνω; combine, compare

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συστοιχ-ία, ἡ

column or series of things or ideas

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πλάγιος,α, ον, also ος, ον

(πλάζω) placed sideways, athwart; π. φορά oblique motion, Pl.Ti.39a; opp. ἀντία (direct)

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περιρρέω

fut. -ρεύδομαι, flow round

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συνθλίβω

press together, compress

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ὁμᾰλ-ής, ές

level, even, of the ground

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κυρτ-ός, ή, όν

bulging, swelling

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κύρτ-ωσις, εως, ἡ

bulging

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κυμ-αίνω

fut. κυμᾰνῶ, rise in waves, swell

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μετέωρος, ον

(ἀείρω) raised from off the ground

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γωνία, ἡ

corner, angle; γ. ἐπίπεδος, στερεά, plane, solid angle; metaph., corner, secluded spot

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διᾰμαρτ-άνω

miss entirely

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βῠθός, ὁ

the depth, esp. of the sea

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ἀστρο-λογία, ἡ

astronomy

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ἄψυχ-ος, ον

lifeless, inanimate

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ἄτακτ-ος, ον

not in battle-order, of troops; undisciplined, disorderly

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ἐμπερι-λαμβάνω

encompass, enclose

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ἐναπο-λαμβάνω

cut off and enclose, intercept,

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στενοχωρ-ία, ἡ

narrowness of space, a confined space; want of room, by sea or land, opp. εὐρυχωρία and ἄνεσις; ς. βίου the short space of life remaining; metaph., straits, difficulty, ἡ ς. τοῦ ποταμοῦ difficulty of passing the river