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  • Means of defence: P. and V. σωτηρία, ἡ, V. ἀλκή, ἡ. Assistance: P. and V. ἐπικουρία, ἡ, P. βοήθεια, ή; see assistance. Come to the defence of, v.: P.
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  • houses of the suburb being supplied with battlements themselves formed a defence: P. αἱ οἰκίαι τοῦ προαστείου ἐπάλξεις λαμβάνουσαι αὐταὶ ὑπῆρχον ἔρυμα (Thuc
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  • γερροφόροι, οἱ. Met., protection: V. σάκος, τό (Aesch., Supp. 190); see defence. Arm oneself with a shield, v.: Ar. ἐνασπιδοῦσθαι. With white shield, adj
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  • refuge: P. and V. καταφυγή, ἡ. fly for protection: P. and V. καταφεύγειν. defence, bulwark: P. and V. ἔρυμα, τό, ἔπαλξις, ἡ, V. ἕρκος, τό. used concretely
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  • subs. P. and V. ἀπόκρισις, ἡ (Eur., Frag.). Defence: P. ἀπολογία, ἡ. Oracular answer: P. and V. χρησμός, ὁ, μαντεῖον, τό, Ar. and V. μάντευμα, τό; see
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  • κραταῖος, ὄβριμος, ἐγκρατής (in P. used of defences), σθεναρός, Ar. and V. παγκρατής, καρτερός (in P. used of defences), P. ἐρρωμένος. Stronger: use also V.
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  • Pretext, excuse: P. and V. πρόσχημα, τό, πρόβλημα, τό. Defence: P. and V. πρόβλημα, τό; see defence. v. trans. Put as a screen in front: P. and V. προκαλύπτεσθαί
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  • also ὰ. τινος defence or aid against thing, Hes.Op. 201, Pi.N.7.96, S.OT218; ἀλκὴν ποιεῖσθαι give aid, OC459; ἀ. τιθέναι make a defence, ib. 1524; ἐς or
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  • subs. Defence: P. ἀπολογία, ἡ. Excuse: P. and V. πρόφασις, ἡ, λόγος, ὁ, σκῆψις, ἡ. Plea of justice: P. δικαίωμα, τό, δικαίωσις, ἡ, P. and V. δίκαιον, τό
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  • Bacch. 41). subs. P. and V. ἀπόκρισις, ἡ (Eur., Frag.). P. ὑπόληψις, ἡ. Defence: P. ἀπολογία, ἡ. Oracular reply: P. and V. χρησμός, ὁ, μαντεῖον, τό; see
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  • (Soph., Ant. 80). Way of escape: P. and V. ἀποστροφή, ἡ, καταφυγή), ἡ. Defence: P. ἀπολογία, ἡ. Look up excuse on Perseus | Wiktionary | Wikipedia | Google
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  • τεῖχος, τό, V. ἕρκος, τό. Met., of a person: V. ἔρεισμα, τό, πύργος, ὁ; see defence. Bulwark against: P. and V. πρόβλημα, τό (gen.), V. ἔρυμα, τό (gen.), ῥύμα
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  • Barrier (against): P. and V. πρόβλημα, τό (gen.), P. προβολή, ἡ (gen.); see defence. Barriers against crime: P. ἐμφράγματα τῶν ἁμαρτημάτων (Isoc. 148A). Look
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  • subs. Kill in self-defence: P. ἀποκτείνειν ἀμυνόμενος (Dem. 636). Look up self-defence on Perseus | Wiktionary | Wikipedia | Google | LSJ full text search
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  •    b contrivance for catching fish, Str. 17.2.5.    2 generally, defence, means of defence, μετώπων φράγματα, of a stag's horns, AP6.110 (Leon. or Mnasalc
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  • ἐρύματα σωμάτων X.Cyr.4.3.9 ; ἔ. νιφετοῦ a defence against.., Call.Fr.142 ; τὸ ἔ. τοῦ τείχεος the defence given by it, Hdt.7.223,225 ; περιβαλέσθαι ἕρκος
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  • Battlement: P. and V. ἔρυμα, τό, ἔπαλξις, ἡ, τεῖχος, τό; see battlement, defence. Look up rampart on Perseus | Wiktionary | Wikipedia | Google | LSJ full
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  • quaerere, Plin. patrocinium patrocini(i) N N :: protection, defence patronage, legal defence
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  • c. gen. a defence against a thing, πέτρων Aesch.; χείματος Eur.; κακῶν Ar. 3. πρ. φόβου ἢ αἰδοῦς ἔχειν to have fear or shame as a defence, Soph. III.
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  • a safeguard, defence, c. dat., Τρώεσσιν ἄλκαρ ἔσεσθαι Il.; c. gen. ἄλκαρ Ἀχαιῶν defence of the Achaeans, Il.; but, γήραος ἄλκαρ a defence against old age
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