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swindle

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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verb transitive

P. παρακρούεσθαι, Ar. παρακόπτειν; see cheat.

substantive

P. and V. ἀπάτη, ἡ; see cheat.