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ἀφορία , , (ἄφορος)
A.not bearing:—hence,
1. c. gen. objecti, non-production, dearth,καρπῶν -ίαιX.Vect.4.9; “πίττηςThphr.HP9.2.4; “παίδωνPl.Lg.740c (pl.); “ἀρετῆςPh.1.430: abs., dearth,αἱ . γίγνονταιAntipho 2.1.10, cf. Lycurg.84, Arist.Mete.351b14 (pl.).
2. in subj. sense, barrenness, sterility,. ψυχῆς τε καὶ σωμάτωνPl.R. 546a; “ψυχῶν κρειττόνων εὐφορίαι .Chrysipp.Stoic.2.337; “φρενῶνX.Smp.4.55.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Antiphon, First Tetralogy, 1.10
    • Lycurgus, Against Leocrates, 84
    • Plato, Laws, 740c
    • Plato, Republic, 546a
    • Xenophon, Ways and Means, 4.9
    • Xenophon, Symposium, 4.55
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