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μετέρχομαι 1 2 in attic, the imperf. and fut. are borrowed from μέτειμι, q. v. 3 4 come or go among others, c. dat. pl. or absol., Hom.; μετελθών having gone between the ranks, Il. go to another place, id=Il.: simply to come next, follow, Pind.
III.c. acc. to go after, to go to seek, go in quest of Il., attic: generally, to seek for, aim at, Eur., Thuc. hostile sense, to pursue, Il., Hdt., attic: c. acc. rei, to seek to avenge, Aesch., Eur.:—then c. dupl. acc. pers. et rei, μ. τι τινά to visit a crime upon a person, Eur.
3.of things, to go after, attend to, to pursue a business, Hom., attic approach with prayers, Lat. adire, prosequi, τινα Hdt., Eur.: to court or woo, Pind.

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