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Ἑρμογένους: see on ii.10.3.

Μελήτου: see on i.1.1.

γεγραμμένου αὐτὸν τὸν γραφήν: for the accs., see G. 1076; H. 725.

πάντα μᾶλλον: see on ii.4.1.

λέγειν: its subj. is the word with which αὐτός agrees, attracted into the nom. under the usual rule for indirect discourse.

τοῦτο μελετῶν διαβεβιωκέναι: to have passed my whole life in the preparation of this (my defense).

ποιῶν διαγεγένηται: “that all his life he had done,” the participle containing the main idea.

πράττων δίκαια, ἀδίκων ἀπεχόμενος: obs. the ‘chiasmus.’

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