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καταληπ-τός , ή, όν,
A.seized, D.S.24.1; capable of being seized, Procop.Goth.3.24; liable, “θανάτῳId.Vand.1.4.
2. to be achieved, ὅσον . . τὰ πράγματα ἐφαίνετο κ. Th.3.11; τι ἂν ἔσω δέκα ἡμερέων ἐμβάλλῃς, πᾶν κ. whatever joint you set within ten days, is manageable, i.e. curable, Hp.Art.67; “σοφίᾳ κ. ἅπανταPhilostr.Her.10.4.
3. capable of being apprehended or grasped, “κ. τὸ ἦθος ἐξ εἴδουςCleanth.Stoic.1.137, al.; λόγῳ, αἰσθήσει κ., Phld.Po.5.20, Diog.Oen.4 (-λημπτ-).
4. certain, opp. εὔλογος, Herod.Med. ap. Aët.9.37.
II. Act., πένθος θεόθεν κ. grief that falls on us from the gods, E.Hipp.1346 (anap.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Euripides, Hippolytus, 1346
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.11
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 67
    • Procopius, de Bellis, 1.4
    • Procopius, de Bellis, 3.24
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