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slope

Ὦ ξεῖν’, ἀγγέλλειν Λακεδαιμονίοις ὅτι τῇδε κείμεθα τοῖς κείνων ῥήμασι πειθόμενοι. -> Go tell the Spartans, stranger passing by, that here, obedient to their laws, we lie.
Simonides of Kea

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. λόφος, ὁ, V. κλιτύς, ἡ.

Since the city lay on a slope: P. οὔσης τῆς πόλεως πρὸς λόφον (Thuc. 4, 110).

On a gentle slope: P. ἐν ἠρέμα προσάντει (Plat.).

v. intrans.

Of ground: P. ἐπικλινὴς εἶναι.

Generally, slope into a thing: P. νεύειν εἰς (acc.).