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subs.

Angle: Ar. and P. γωνία, ἡ.

Nook: Ar. and V. μυχός, ὁ (also Thuc. but rare P.).

Three-cornered, adj.: P. and V. τρίγωνος.

Get a person into a corner: Met. , P. εἰς ἀπορίαν καθιστάναι (τινά).

The challenge has not been made in a corner, but in the middle of the market: P. οὐχ ὑπὸ μάλης ἡ πρόκλησις γέγονεν ἀλλʼ ἐν τῇ ἀγορᾷ μέσῃ (Dem. 848).

Make a corner in, buy up, v.: P. συνωνεῖσθαι (acc.) (see Lys. 164, 35, 165, 8).

Turn a corner, v. intrans.: Ar. and V. κάμπτειν.