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ἄτακτ-ος , ον,
A.not in battle-order, of troops, Hdt.6.93, Th.8.105 (Comp.).
2. not at one's post, Lycurg.39.
II. undisciplined, disorderly,θόρυβοςTh.8.10; “ποιεῖν τὴν πολιτείαν ἀτακτοτέρανArist.Pol.1319b15; irregular,πυρετόςHp. Coac.26; “οὐδὲν . τῶν φύσειArist.Ph.252a11; “φθορὰ .casual, Id.HA 556a12; of sensual excess, irregular, inordinate, ἡδοναί, Ἀφροδίτη, Pl.Lg.660b,840e; in Music, without rhythm,μελῳδίαιAristid.Quint. 1.13; Medic., irregular,σφυγμόςGal.8.458.
2. uncivilized, lawless,βίοςCritias25.1 D.
3. Math., “ἄτακτα προβλήματαindeterminate, not admitting of a definite solution, Euc.p.220 F.
2. irregularly, of fevers, Hp.Epid.1.7; “ζῆνIsoc.2.31.
3. Comp. “ἀτακτοτέρωςsomewhat negligently, Demetr.Eloc.53.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (12):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.93
    • Isocrates, To Demonicus, 32
    • Isocrates, To Nicocles, 31
    • Lycurgus, Against Leocrates, 39
    • Plato, Laws, 660b
    • Plato, Laws, 840e
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.91
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.108
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.97
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.10
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.105
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 1.4.22
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