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Φιλοκαλοῦμέν τε γὰρ μετ' εὐτελείας καὶ φιλοσοφοῦμεν ἄνευ μαλακίας -> Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not makes us soft.
Τhucydides, 2.40.1

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In mathematics: P. σχίσις, ἡ (Plat.). Act of dividing: P. and V. διαίρεσις, ἡ. Separation: P. χωρισμός, ὁ. Cutting: P. τομή, ἡ. Disunion: P. and V. στάσις, ἡ. Distribution: P. νομή, ἡ, διανομή, ἡ. Voting: P. χειροτονία, ἡ. Part separated: P. and V. μέρος, τό, μοῖρα, ἡ, μερίς, ἡ, P. μόριον, τό. Division of an army: P. and V. λόχος, ὁ, τάξις, ἡ, P. τέλος, τό, V. φῦλον, τό (Eur., Supp. 653). Of a fleet: P. τέλος, τό, V. τάξις, ἡ. Making three divisions of their ships: P. τρία τέλη ποιήσαντες τῶν νεῶν (Thuc. 1, 48). Commander of a division: P. and V. λοχαγός, ὁ.