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ἀνταλλά-σσω , Att. ἀνταλλά-ττω , one thing with another, “δάκρυα δ᾽ ἀνταλλάσσετε τοῖς τῆσδε μέλεσιE. Tr.351; τὴν ἀξίωσιν τῶν ὀνομάτων ἐς τὰ ἔργα . they changed the signification of the names in relation to things, Th.3.82; “τὴν ψυχὴν τοῦ χρυσίουPoll.3.113.
II. more freq. in Med., take in exchange,ἄνδραA.Ch.133; ἀνταλλάσσεσθαί τί τινος take one thing in exchange for another, E.Hel.1088, etc.; “τι ἀντί τινοςD.16.5; ἀνταλλάσσεσθαι τῇ διανοίᾳ interchange in thought, Pl.Tht.189c; θάνατον ἀνταλλάξεται shall receive death in exchange, i.e. as a punishment, E.Ph.1633:—so in Pass., ἀντηλλαγμένου τοῦ ἑκατέρων τρόπου having made an interchange of each other's custom, i.e. having each adopted the way of the other, Th.4.14.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 133
    • Demosthenes, Philippic 2, 10
    • Demosthenes, For the Megalopolitans, 5
    • Euripides, Helen, 1088
    • Euripides, Phoenician Women, 1633
    • Euripides, Trojan Women, 351
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 189c
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.82
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.14
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