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ἐπιδρομ-ή , ,
A.running over, inroad, “κυμάτωνArist. Mu.400a26 (pl.); onward motion, IGRom.4.503.34 (Pergam.).
2.. metaph., brief notice, Phld.Rh.2.268S.; ἐν τῇ . τῶν φιλοσόφων in his summary notice of them, D.L.7.48; summary, προειρημένωνλόγωνCorn.Rh.p.389H.; “ἀποδείξεωνDam.Pr.369; ἐπιτομὰς συνάψεις ἐπιδρομάςGal.9.431; “ὡς ἐν ἐπιδρομῇ δεδείχθω Nic. p.72P.
II.. inroad, raid, attack, Th.4.34, 56; τῷ τειχίσματι ib. 23; ἐξ ἐπιδρομῆς ἁρπαγή plundering by means of an inroad, Hdt. 1.6: hence ἐξ ἐπιδρομῆς on the spur of the moment, ἐξ . αἱρέσειςποιεῖσθαιPl.R.619d; “εἰπεῖνPlu.Ant.80, cf. Men.Pk.148; cursorily, μνήμην ποιήσασθαι φαύλως καὶ ἐξ . D.H.Pomp.3 (so “κατ᾽ ἐπιδρομήνAps.Rh.p.258H.); μηδὲν ἐξ . παθεῖν by a sudden attack, D.21.138, cf. D.H.2.3.
III.. office of inspector, “τῆς μητροπόλεωςPFay. 23.2 (ii A.D.).
V.. flow of blood (to an atrophied part), Hp.Off.24.
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