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negation

τύμβος, ὦ νυμφεῖον, ὦ κατασκαφής οἴκησις αἰείφρουρος, οἷ πορεύομαι πρὸς τοὺς ἐμαυτῆς -> Tomb, bridal chamber, eternal prison in the caverned rock, whither I go to find mine own.
Sophocles, Antigone, 883

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. ἀπόφασις, ἡ (Plat.). Stationariness signifies the negation of motion: P, ἡ στάσις ἀπόφασις τοῦ ἰέναι βούλεται εἶναι (Plat. Crat. 426D). Denial: P. and V. ἄρνησις, ἡ.