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λυ_σι^τελ-ής , ές, (λύω v. 2, τέλος) prop.
A.paying for expenses incurred: hence, useful, profitable, advantageous, “τὸ πρᾶγμά μοι λ.Axionic.6.8; “οὐδέποτ᾽ . . -έστερον ἀδικία δικαιοσύνηςPl.R.354a, cf. 364a; “ἐμπορεύματα -έστεραX.Hier.9.11; -“εστάτην ζωὴν ζῆνPl.R.344e; λυσιτελῆ advantages, Plb.4.38.8; τὸ -έστατον πρὸς ἀργύριον what was most profitable in point of money, D. 20.13; “τὰ λ. καὶ ἀλυσιτελῆ πρός τιPhld.Mus.p.93 K.; “κτήσεις -έστεραιId.Oec.p.68 J.
2. cheap, X.Vect.4.30, D.H.7.37.
II. rarely of persons, profitable, advantageous, Pl.Phdr.239c.
III. Adv. -“λῶςD.S.14.102: Sup. -έστατα Hdn.3.5.1.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Demosthenes, Against Leptines, 13
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 14.102
    • Plato, Republic, 344e
    • Plato, Republic, 354a
    • Plato, Republic, 364a
    • Plato, Phaedrus, 239c
    • Xenophon, Hiero, 9.11
    • Xenophon, Ways and Means, 4.30
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.38.8
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 7.37
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 10.50
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