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ἀνακάμπ-τω ,
A.bend convexly, Arist.Mete.385b33 (Pass.); bend back,τῷ δ᾽ οὐ πάλιν θυμὸς ἀνεκάμπτετ᾽B.16.82.
II. make to return, Antiph.12.
2. mostly intr., bend back, return,ταύτῃ λῆγον . ἐς τὰ εἴρηται τὸ ὄροςHdt.2.8; “ περιφορὰ ἐπ᾽ ἀρχὴν An.407a30, cf. Pl.Phd.72b; “πάλιν .Arist.GC337a6, Men.Sam.341, etc.
b. walk up and down, Str.3.4.16, Plu.2.796d, D.L.2.139.
c. in Logic, of the terms of a proposition, to be converted, Arist.APo.72b36, de An.407a28.
d. ἀνακάμπτων, name of a throw of the dice, Eub.57.
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    • Bacchylides, Dithyrambs, 16.82
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.8
    • Plato, Phaedo, 72b
    • Strabo, Geography, 3.4.16
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