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κοσμέω κοσμός order, arrange, Hom., etc.: esp. to set an army in array, marshal it, Il.:— Mid., κοσμησάμενος πολιήτας having arranged his men, id=Il.
2.generally, to arrange, prepare, δόρπον Od.; ἔργα Hes., etc. dispose, order, rule, govern, Hdt., Soph., etc.; τὰ κοσμούμενα orderly institutions, set order, Soph. Crete, to be Cosmos (κόσμος ΙΙΙ), rule as such, Arist. deck, adorn, equip, furnish, dress, esp. of women, Hhymn., Hes., etc.: Mid., κοσμέεσθαι τὰς κεφαλάς to adorn their heads, Hdt., etc.
2.metaph. to adorn, embellish, Eur., Thuc., etc. honour, pay honour to, Soph., Eur., etc.

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