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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.

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v. trans.

P. and V. ἐξαιρεῖν, P. ὑπεξαιρεῖν.

I except Socrates from the question: P. Σωκράτη ἐξαιρῶ λόγου (Plat., symp. 176C).

prep.

P. and V. πλήν (gen.).

outside of: P. ἔξω (gen.), ἐκτός (gen.), ἄνευ (gen.), P. and V. χωρίς (gen.), V. δίχα (gen.).

beside: Ar. and P. παρά (acc.).

conj.

P. and V. πλήν, πλὴν εἰ, εἰ μή, P. ἀλλʼ ἤ, ὅτι μή.

except that: Ar. and P. πλὴν ὅτι; see unless.