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δύναμις from δύναμαι

I.power, might, strength, Hom.: then, generally, strength, power, ability to do a thing, id=Hom.; παρὰ δύναμιν beyond one's strength, Thuc.; ὑπὲρ δ. Dem.; κατὰ δ. as far as lies in one, Lat. pro virili, Hdt.
2.power, might, authority, Aesch., etc.
3.a force for war, forces, Xen.
4.a quantity, Lat. vis, χρημάτων δ. Hdt., etc.
II.a power, faculty, capacity, αἱ τοῦ σώματος δυνάμεις Plat., etc.; also of plants, etc., Xen.
III.the force or meaning of a word, Plat., etc.
2.the worth or value of money, Thuc.

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