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ἐπίλογ-ος, ὁ

reasoning, inference; preparation of a speech

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ἔλεος, ὁ

pity, mercy, compassion

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ἐπεξ-έλεγχος, ὁ

additional ἔλεγχος

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εἰκών, ἡ, gen. όνος

likeness, image, phantom

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Μούσειος, ον

of or belonging to the Muses

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Μουσεῖον, τό

shrine of the Muses, seat or haunt of the Muses

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ἀτῠχ-ημα, ατος, τό

misfortune, miscarriage; fault of ignorance, mistake; opp. ἀδίκημα, ἁμάρτημα; crime

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ἀναγν-ωστικός, ή, όν

capable of reading, a good reader; fond of reading; suitable for reading

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αὐτουργ-ός, όν

self-working; mostly Subst., one who works his land himself (not by slaves), husbandman

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γρᾰφ-ικός, ή, όν

capable of drawing or painting, Pl.Tht.144e: Comp., a better judge of painting; of or for writing, suited for writing; of or for writing, suited for writing: -κή,ἡ, the art of writing

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δᾰπαν-ημα, ατος, τό

cost, expense

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ἐποποι-ός, ὁ

epic poet

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διαβολ-ή, ἡ

(διαβάλλω v) false accusation, slander

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εὐεργετ-ικός, ή, όν

productive of benefit, beneficent

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ζῆλος, ου, ὁ

jealousy

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κοττᾰβ-εῖον or κοτταβ-ειον, τό

metal basin for the game of cottabos

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νομοθέτ-ης, ου, ὁ

lawgiver

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ὁμοιο-τέλευτος, ον

ending alike : τὸ ὁ. the like ending of two or more clauses or verses

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παγκρατ-ιον, τό

(παγκρατής) 'all-in' contest in boxing and wrestling; παγκρᾰτ-ιαστικός, ή, όν, of or for the παγκράτιον

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Παιάν, ᾶνος, ὁ

paeon

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νομο-θεσία, ἡ

legislation

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μνημον-ευτός, ή, όν

that can be remembered: τὰ μ. objects of memory,

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λυτ-ικός, ή, όν

able to loose, laxative, τῆς κοιλίας; able to refute, confutative, of arguments

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μεθοδ-ικός, ή, όν

going to work by rule, methodical, systematic

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σκιαγρᾰφ-ία, ἡ

painting with the shadows (cf. σκιαγραφέω), so as to produce an illusion of solidity at a distance, scene-painting

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αἰσχρο-λογία, ἡ

foul language, obscenity

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ἀγων-ιστικός, ή, όν

fit for contest

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ἀγροικ-ία, ἡ

rusticity, boorishness

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ἀναισχυντ-ία, ἡ

shamelessness, impudence

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ἀναίτιος, ον, also α, ον

in the best authors, only of persons, not being the fault or cause of a thing, guiltless

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γνωμο-λογία, ἡ

sententious style, Pl.Phdr.267c; theory of maxims

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γρᾰφ-εύς, έως, ὁ

painter, write, scribe, copyist

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δημηγορ-έω

practise speaking in the assembly; esp. make popular speeches, use clap-trap

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δείν-ωσις, εως, ἡ

exaggeration or exacerbation; indignation, Arist.Rh.1417a13, 1419b26

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δια-στίζω

distinguish by a mark, punctuate; generally, distinguish

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ἐπούρ-ωσις, εως, ἡ

Arist.Rh.1414b17, prob. a speeding onward, as by a gale

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ὀλιγωρ-ία, ἡ

an esteeming lightly, contempt

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ἱστορικός, ή, όν

exact, precise, scientific

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εὐγένεια, ἡ

nobility of birth

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λογόγρᾰφ-ος, ὁ

prose-writer, opp. poet, professional speech-writer