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ἀνάκρου-σις , εως, ,
A.pushing back, esp. pushing a ship back, backing water, Th.7.36; πάλιν . ib.62; of a horse, with the bit, Plu.2.549c: metaph., reaction against depression, -σεις τοῦ φρονήματος ib. 78a; return,τῆς παλινδρομίας Nic.p.76 P.
II. in Music, first beginning of a tune, Str.9.3.10.
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    • Thucydides, Histories, 7.36
    • Strabo, Geography, 9.3.10
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