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contrivance

Ἦθος ἀνθρώπῳ δαίμων -> A man's character is his fate
Heraclitus, fr. B 119 Diels

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

Act of contriving: Ar. and P. παρασκευή, ἡ.

Thing contrived: P. and V. τέχνημα, τό (Plat.), μηχανή, ἡ, μηχάνημα, τό, σόφισμα, τό, πόρος, ὁ.

Invention: P. and V. εὕρημα, τό, Ar. and V. ἐξεύρημα, τό.