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ἐκπυ^ρ-όω ,
A.burn to ashes, consume utterly, E.IA1070(lyr.); “ὕδρανId.HF421 (lyr.).
2. set on fire, Arist.Mete.341a18.
II. Pass., catch fire, ib.342b2, Onos. 19.3 : a term used in the Stoic philos. to express the tendency of all things to pass into fire, Zeno Stoic.2.182, etc.
2. to be burnt up,λαμπάσιν κεραυνίαιςE.Ba.244, cf. Corn.ND17.
3. to be much heated, prob. in Hp.Vict.1.25, f.l. in Aph.7.38 ; to become red-hot, Plb.12.25.2.
III. heat, warm,βαλανεῖαPhilostr.VA1.16.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Euripides, Bacchae, 244
    • Euripides, Heracles, 421
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 1070
    • Polybius, Histories, 12.25.2
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 7.38
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Life of Apollonius of Tyana, 1.16
    • Onasander, Strategicus, 19.3
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