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ἐπικρατέω 1 rule over, c. dat., Hom.: absol. to have or hold power, Od. prevail in battle, be victorious, conquer, Il., Hdt.
2.c. gen. to prevail over, get the mastery of an enemy, id=Hdt., attic:—also to become master of, Lat. potiri, τῆς θαλάσσης, τῶν Ἑλλήνων Hdt., etc.
3.generally, to be superior, τῷ ναυτικῷ Thuc.; κατὰ θάλασσαν Xen.

1 fut. ήσω

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