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ἀπο-κα^λύπτω , aor. 2 Pass.
A.-καλύφηνCPR1.239.5 (iii A.D.), etc.:—uncover,τὴν κεφαλήνHdt.1.119; “τὰ στήθηPl.Prt.352a:—in Pass., of land left cultivable by the Nile (cf. “ἀποκάλυφος—, ἀρούρας β́ ἀποκαλυφείσης . . αἰγιαλοῦPIand.27.12, cf. 27.60 (i/ii A.D.):—Med., “ἀποκαλύπτεσθαι τὴν κεφαλήνPlu. Crass.6.
2. disclose, reveal,τόδε τῆς διανοίαςPl.Prt.352a; “τὴντῆς ῥητορικῆς δύναμινId.Grg.455d, cf. 460a:—Med., reveal one's whole mind, Plu.Alex.55,2.880e:—in Pass., LXX1 Ki.2.27, al.; ἀποκαλύπτεσθαι πρός τι letone's designs upon a thing become known, D.S.17.62, 18.23:—Pass., to be made known, Ev.Matt.10.26, etc.; of persons, 2 Ep.Thess.2.3,6,8, etc.; λόγοι ἀποκεκαλυμμένοι naked, i.e. shameless, words, Ps.-Plu.Vit.Hom.214.
3. unmask,τινάLuc.Cat.26, Vit.Auct.23.
II. of the epiglottis, raise, Arist. de An.422a2 (Pass.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 17.62
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.119
    • Old Testament, 1 Samuel, 2.27
    • Plato, Gorgias, 455d
    • Plato, Gorgias, 460a
    • Plato, Protagoras, 352a
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 55
    • New Testament, 2 Thessalonians, 2.3
    • Plutarch, Crassus, 6
    • Lucian, Cataplus, 26
    • Lucian, Vitarum auctio, 23
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 18.23
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