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ἀναβάλλω throw or toss up, Thuc., Xen. put back, put off, Od.; ἀν. τινα to put him off with excuses, Dem.:—Pass. to be adjourned, Thuc.
B.Mid. to strike up, begin to play or sing (cf. ἀναβολή 11), Od., Ar. put off, delay, Il., Ar., etc. throw back or refer a thing to another, Luc. throw one's cloak back, throw it over the shoulder, Ar., Plat.; ἀναβεβλημένος with one's cloak thrown up or back, Dem.; cf. ἀναβολή 1. 2.

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