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ἁμιλλάομαι ἅμιλλα compete, vie, contend with another, Lat. aemulari, c. dat. pers., Hdt., etc.; πρός τινα Eur.; c. dat. rei, to contend in or with a thing, Hdt.; περί τινος about a thing, Luc. pass. sense, τὸ πεζὸν πρὸς ἀλλήλους ἁμιλληθέν being matched one against another, Thuc.
II.of a single person, to strive, struggle, ἐπί τι to a point, Xen.; πρός τι to obtain a thing, Plat.

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