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προσέρπω 1 2 3

to creep to:
1.absol. to creep or steal on, Soph., Ar.:—metaph., πρ. χρόνος, i. e. the time that's coming, Pind.; πᾶν τὸ πρ. everything that approaches, Aesch.; τὸ πρ. what is coming, the coming event, Soph.; αἱ προσέρπουσαι τύχαι Aesch. come to or upon, c. acc. pers., Pind.; c. dat. pers., σοὶ πρόσερπον τοῦτ᾽ ἐγὼ τὸ φάρμακον ὅρω, of punishment, Soph.

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