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περίστασις 1 περιστῆναι

I.a standing round, a crowd standing round, Lat. corona, Theophr., etc.
II.circumstances, a state of affairs, Polyb.:—in bad sense, κατὰ τὰς π. in critical times, id=Polyb.
2.outward pomp and circumstance, id=Polyb.

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