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διατείνω ,
A.stretch to the uttermost,δ. τὸ τόξονHdt.3.35; keep stretched out,τὴν χεῖραHp.Fract.8; “δ. τὰς χεῖρας ἐπί τιX.Cyr.1.3.4; “ἀράχνιον δ. πρὸς τὰ πέραταArist.HA623a9; “τινὰ ὑπὲρ λεχέωνAP5.54 (Diosc.):—Pass., extend,μία ἰδέα πάντῃ διατεταμένηPl.Sph. 253d.
2. δ. εἰς, ποτί τι, extend or relate to, concern, SIG569.11,38 (Halasarna, iii B. C.), cf. Plb.8.29.6; “πρὸς τὰ ὅλαId.9.5.4.
3. reach, arrive at, extend as far as,πρός . .Epicur.Ep.1p.13U., Plb.5.86.4, D.S.12.70, etc.; live until the time of,εἴς τιναPlu.Cat.Ma.15.
2. maintain earnestly, contend, δ. ὡς . . maintain stoutly that . ., Pl.Sph.247c, Thphr.HP3.18.7, CP4.6.1, etc.
b. oppose, opp. συναποφήνασθαι, Gal.4.759; πρός τινα ib. 773.
II. in strict sense of Med., stretch oneself, Anaxan dr.41.67.
2. to stretch out for oneself or what is one's own,δ. τὸ τόξονHdt.4.9; τὰ βέλεα ὡς ἀπήσοντες to have their lances poised as if they were about to throw, Id.9.18; “διατεινάμενοι οἱ μὲν τὰ παλτὰ οἱ δὲ τὰ τόξαX.Cyr.1.4.23; “διατεταμένοι τὰς μάστιγαςPlb.15.28.2.
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