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κρύψις , εως, , ῾κρύπτω)
A.hiding, concealment, “κρυφθῆναι κρύψινE. Ba.955, cf. Plb.10.46.3; opp. φάσις, of stars, disappearance below the horizon, Gem.13.2, al., Ti.Locr.97b (pl.); occultation, Theo Sm. p.192 H. (pl.); heliacal setting, Metrod.Herc.831.10, Ptol.Alm.8.4, Tetr.4, Theo Sm.p.137 H.; of new moon, Ptol.Tetr.22; disappearance, Plu.2.366d.
2. suppression, “ἐπιμηνίωνGal.19.495.
3. concealment of stolen goods, Arist.Rh.1372a32.
4. mystery, secret, “κρύψιν μεγάλην ἀνυμνοῦντεςDam.Pr.52bis.
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    • Euripides, Bacchae, 955
    • Polybius, Histories, 10.46.3
    • Claudius Ptolemy, Tetrabiblos, 22
    • Claudius Ptolemy, Tetrabiblos, 4
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