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σύνθημα 1 συντίθημι

1.anything agreed upon, a preconcerted signal, Hdt., Thuc.; so, δέλτον ἐγγεγραμμένην ξυνθήματα having symbols inscribed upon it, Soph.
2.a watchword, Hdt., Thuc., etc.; ς. παρέρχεται the word is passed round, Xen.; ς. παραδιδόναι, παραγγέλλειν to pass it, id=Xen.
3.any token or sign, Soph.
4.= συνθῆκαι, an agreement, covenant, Plat.; ς. ποιεῖσθαι Xen.; ἀπὸ συνθήματος by agreement, Lat. ex composito, Hdt., Thuc.; so, ἐκ ς. Hdt.

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