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ἀνακάμπ-τω

bend convexly

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ἀναλλοίωτος, ον

unchangeable

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ἀνομοιο-βᾰρής, ές

of unevenly distributed weight

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αὐτάρκ-ης, ες

(ἀρκέω) sufficient in oneself, self-supporting, independent of others

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γῆρας, τό, gen. γήραος

old age

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γυμν-άζω

fut. -άσω: aor. ἐγύμνασα: train naked, train in gymnastic exercise: generally, train, exercise, τὸ σῶμα, τὴν ψυχήν

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διαιρ-ετικός, ή, όν

logically distinguishable; able to divide

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διακναίω

scrape or grate away, ὄψιν δ. gouge out his eye; wear out, wear away; Pass., to be worn quite away, destroyed

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διά-στᾰσις, εως, ἡ

(διΐστημι) parting, separation (opp. ἕνωσις)

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δρόμος, ὁ

(δραμεῖν) course, race, in Il.mostly of horses

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ἐπάνω

Adv., (ἄνω) above, on the upper side or part

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ἐπι-ζεύγνυμι and ἐπι-ύω

join at top; Math., ἐπεζεύχθω ἀπὸ κτλ. let the point A be joined to the point B

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ἑξῆς

one after another

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ἐπίσχω

redupl. pres. of ἐπέχω, hold or direct towards; restrain, keep in check

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κουφ-ιστικός, ή, όν

lightening, Arist.Cael.310a32; κ. τῶν ἐπαχθῶν relieving from . .

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κουφότης, ητος, ἡ

lightness

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μᾰραίνω

quench fire; Pass., die away, go slowly out, of fire

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μάχαιρ-α, ας, ἡ

large knife or dirk

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πάγι-ος, α, ον, also ος, ον

solid

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πάροδος, ἡ

way by or past, passage; ἐκ π., ἐν π., by the way, cursorily, Arist. Cael. 306b27

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ἀντίδικ-ος, ον

opponent or adversary in a suit

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ἀνατέλλω

make to rise up; intr., rise, appear above the horizon, of any heavenly body, as sun and moon

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ἀφίστημι

put away, remove, keep out of the way; Med., give a final decision (or break up, dismiss the assembly

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δεξιός, ά, όν

on the right hand or side, opp. ἀριστερός

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διδασκᾰλ-ία, ἡ

teaching, instruction

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ἐπέκ-τᾰσις, εως, ἡ

extension, Arist. Cael.305b18; ἔχειν ἐ. to be capable of extension

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δυσκιν-ητος, ον

hard to move

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ἐπιπώλησις, εως, ἡ

going round, visitation

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ἐπίπον-ος, ον

painful

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ἐπιπλέω

sail upon or over, float upon or over

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κηρός, ὁ

bees-wax

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καρτερ-ικός, ή, όν

capable of endurance, patient

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κατάφᾰσις, εως, ἡ

affirmation, affirmative proposition, opp. ἀπόφασις

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κατορθ-όω

set upright, erect

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κῠλίω

roll along

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μάντις, ὁ

diviner

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μεθίστημι

place in another way, change

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ἀπειρία, ἡ

infinity, infinitude

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ἀντιφράττω

barricade, block; c. dat., stand in the way of, τῷ ἀέρι; Pass., to be placed as an obstacle

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ἀπολύω

loose from, undue; set free, release, relieve from; Pass. to be released