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2. ἐπιδειξάμενος. ἐπιδείκνυσθαι and ἐπίδειξις are regularly used of a Sophistic display: e.g. Gorg. 447A πολλὰ γὰρ καὶ καλὰ Γοργίας ἡμῖν ὀλίγον πρότερον ἐπεδείξατο, Crat. 384B τὴν πεντηκοντάδραχμον ἐπίδειξιν. ἐπιδείκνυμι is also sometimes used in the same way, e.g. Euthyd. 274D and below, 347B in 320Cabove ἀλλ᾽ ἐπίδειξον is intended to suggest this meaning, which comes out more clearly in ἐπιδείξω two lines below.

2. ἐπὶ μὲν πολὺν χρόνον goes with ἔβλεπον and ἔτι with κεκηλημένος.

7. παῖ Ἀπολλοδώρου: with mock solemnity: so 335D παῖ Ἱππονίκου, Rep. II. 368A παῖδες ἐκείνου τἀνδρός.

8. ὦδε in the sense of δεῦρο is noted as a Platonic idiom by the lexicographers. The usage is found in tragedy, but no other example is quoted from Plato.

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