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ἀνάκλα^-σις , εως, , (ἀνακλάω)
A.a bending back, flexure, Hp.Fract.2; of swords, D.S.5.30; curve, of the lines of a ship, Callix.1.
II. reflection of light or reverberation of sound, Arist.AP0.98a29, Sens. 437b10, al., Stoic.2.199; so of the wind, Arist.Pr.945a7; of water, . ποιεῖσθαι have its course turned, Plb.4.43.9; . τῆς σαρκὸς ποιεῖσθαι make it elastic, Arist.Pr.966b17.
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    • Polybius, Histories, 4.43.9
    • Hippocrates, De fracturis, 2
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 5.30
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