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ὑπομονή , ,
A.remaining behind, Arist.Rh.1410a4, D.H.1.44.
II. endurance,τῶν ἀκουσίων πόνωνDemocr.240; “λύπηςPl.Def.412c; “ μὴ . ἀτιμαζομένωνArist.APo.97b24, cf. Rh.1384a21; “εὐχερὴς τῆς ἀποτέξεως .Sor.1.46; “πολέμουPlb.4.51.1; [θανάτου] Plu.Pel.1; τῆς μαχαίρας . τῶν πληγῶν the sword's power to sustain blows, Plb. 15.15.8.
2. in bad sense, obstinacy, Demetr.Lac.Herc.1012.47.
3. of plants, power to endure, Thphr.CP5.16.3.
III. enduring to do,αἰσχρῶν ἔργωνId.Char.6.1.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Theophrastus, Characters, 6.1
    • Polybius, Histories, 15.15.8
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.51.1
    • Plutarch, Pelopidas, 1
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 1.44
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