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περιλαμβάνω 1 2 seize around, embrace, Xen. encompass or surround an enemy, so as to intercept him, Hdt.; μετεώρους τὰς ναῦς π. to intercept them at sea, Thuc.; ἐπεὰν δὲ αὐτὸν περιλάβῃς when you get hold of him, catch him, Hdt.:—Pass. to be caught, οἴμοι, περιείλημμαι μόνος Ar. comprehend, include, of a number of particulars, Isocr., Plat.

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