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κομι^δή , , (κομίζω)
A.attendance, care, Hom., etc.; in Il., of care bestowed on horses, 8.186, 23.411; in Od., of care bestowed on men, 8.453, 14.124; also, care bestowed on a garden, “οὐ πρασιή τοι ἄνευ κομιδῆς κατὰ κῆπον24.247, cf. 245: hence dat. κομιδῇ used as Adv. (q.v.).
II. carriage, conveyance, esp. of supplies and provisions, “τῶν ἐπιτηδείων τὴν περὶ τὴν Πελοπόννησον κ.Th.4.27; “ὅθεν ῥᾴδιαι αἱ κ. ὧν προσέδειId.6.21, cf. Isoc.11.14, etc.; “λίθωνIG42(1).103.75 (Epid.); gathering in of harvest, τοῦ καρποῦ, καρπῶν κ., X.Cyr.5.4.25, Arist. Pol.1335a21; “σίτου κ.Plb.5.95.5.
b. Medic., removal, extraction, “ὀδόντωνSor.2.62 (pl.); διὰ τομῆς κ. (sc. of stone in bladder) Gal. 1.391.
2. (from Med.) carrying away for oneself, rescue, recovery, “κατὰ Ἑλένης κομιδήνHdt.9.73; esp. recovery of a debt, D.38.9, Arist. EN1167b31, Oec.1349a7; “μὴ ἔστω αὐτῷ κ.PHal.1.259 (iii B.C.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (18):
    • Demosthenes, Against Nausimachus and Xenopeithes, 9
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.95
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.73
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.134
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.19
    • Homer, Iliad, 23.411
    • Homer, Iliad, 8.186
    • Homer, Odyssey, 14.124
    • Homer, Odyssey, 24.247
    • Homer, Odyssey, 8.232
    • Homer, Odyssey, 8.453
    • Isocrates, Busiris, 14
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.27
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.21
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 5.4.25
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 3.1140
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.1275
    • Polybius, Histories, 5.95.5
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