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ἄσθμα , ατος, τό,
A.short-drawn breath, panting,ἄσθμα καὶ ἱδρώςIl. 15.241; ἀργαλέῳ ἄσθματι ib.10; “ὑπ᾽ ἄσθματος κενοίA.Pers.484; “ἄσθματι στρευγόμενοςTim.Pers.93; “ὑπὸ ἄσθματος ἀδυνατεῖνPl.R. 568d, cf. 556d; as symptom of anger, Phld.Ir.p.27 W.; death-rattle, Pi.N.10.74.
II. Medic., asthma, Hp.Aph.3.22(pl.), etc.
III. breath, breathing, Mosch.3.53, Luc.DDeor.11.2, Philum.Ven.36.3; blast,ἀρκτῴοις ἄσθμασιAP9.677 (Agath.); “. φλογόςColuth.179; “κεραυνοῦNonn.D.1.2. (On the accent v. Hdn.Gr.1.522.)
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 484
    • Homer, Iliad, 10
    • Homer, Iliad, 15.241
    • Plato, Republic, 556d
    • Plato, Republic, 568d
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 3.22
    • Lucian, Dialogi deorum, 11.2
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