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διαλαμβάνω 1 2 3 4 5 6 take or receive severally, i. e. each for himself, each his share, Xen., etc. grasp or lay hold of separately, διαλαβόντες τὰς χεῖρας καὶ τοὺς πόδας Hdt.:—generally, to seize, arrest, τινά id=Hdt. a gymnastic term, to seize by the middle, Ar.: metaph. of the soul, διειλημμένη ὑπὸ τοῦ σωματοειδοῦς Plat. divide, τὸν ποταμὸν ἐς τριηκοσίας διώρυχας δ. Hdt.:—Pass., ποταμὸς διαλελαμμένος πενταχοῦ divided into five channels, id=Hdt.; θώρακες διειλημμένοι τὸ βάρος breast-plates having their weight distributed, Xen. mark at intervals, Decret. ap. Dem. cut off, intercept, Thuc. mark off, distinguish:— Pass. χρώμασι διειλημμένη, marked with various colours, Plat. distinguish in thought, id=Plat.: to state distinctly, ap. Dem.

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