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δυ^ναστ-εύω ,
A.hold power or lordship, be powerful or influential, Hdt.9.2, Isoc.12.82, OGI56.12, etc.; τὸ-εῦον, opp. δῆμος, Th.6.89; “ πόλις τῶν λοιπέων ἐδυνάστευε μέγιστονHdt.5.97: c. gen., to be lord over, “ΟἰχαλίαςD.S.4.31: metaph., “αἱ ἄλογοι ἡδοναὶ δ. ψυχῆςPh.1.19: c. dat., Ath.14.624d: generally, prevail, be prevalent, of a wind, of climate, Hp.Aph.3.5, Aër. 12; to be influential, potent, “ἐν τῷ σώματιId.VM16, cf. Herophil. ap. Gal.12.619:—Pass., to be ruled, “πρὸς μυρίωνPh.2.503.
II. Math., in Pass., to be concerned with powers of numbers, Pl.R.546b.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.97
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.2
    • Isocrates, Panathenaicus, 82
    • Plato, Republic, 546b
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.89
    • Hippocrates, De prisca medicina, 16
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 3.5
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 4.31
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