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Μή, φίλα ψυχά, βίον ἀθάνατον σπεῦδε, τὰν δ' ἔμπρακτον ἄντλει μαχανάν -> Oh! my soul do not aspire to eternal life, but exhaust the limits of the possible
Pindar, Pythian, 3.61f.

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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v. trans.

Incline in any direction: P. and V. κλίνειν.

Turn: P. and V. στρέφειν.

Bend: Ar. and P. κατακάμπτειν, Ar. and V. κάμπτειν.

Arch: V. κυρτοῦν.

V. intrans. P. and V. κυκλοῦσθαι.


P. καμπτήρ, ὁ (Xen.).

Angle: V. ἀγκών, ὁ; see bend.