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ἀντί-ληψις , later ἀντί-λημψις , εως, ,
A.receiving in turn or exchange, Th.1.120; counterclaim, X. HG3.5.5.
II. (from Med.) laying hold of in turn, reciprocation, Democr. ap. Arist.Fr.208; of cultivated plants, giving a return, Thphr.CP3.6.6; of a vine laying hold by its tendrils, ib.2.18.2.
b. taking in hand, τοῦ λ<ε>ιτουργήματος POxy 900.13 (iv A.D.).
2. = ἀντιλαβή, hold, support, X.Eq.5.7; of a bandage, Hp.Off.9; “ἀντίληψιν βοηθείας ἔχεινD.S.1.30; . διδόναι τινί give one a handle, Plu.2.966e; “. παρέχεινLuc.Anach.2.
3. defence, succour, UPZ42.38(ii B.C.), PAmh.35.58 (ii B.C.), BGU1187.27 (i B.C.), LXXPs.21(22).20,al., 1 Ep.Cor.12.28, Iamb.Myst.7.3.
4. claim to a thing, X.HG 3.5.5.
5. objection, Pl.Phd.87a, Sph.241b, Hp.Ma.287a, Plu.Alex. 18, Iamb.Myst.1.1, al.: in forensic oratory, plea of justification, Hermog.Stat.2, al., Hermog. 2p.79R.; discussion,θεολογικὴ .Iamb.Myst.1.8.
6. grasping with the mind, apprehension, Epicur.Fr.250, Stoic.2.206, Diog.Oen.4; “φυσικὴν -ψιν ποιεῖσθαί τινοςD.S.3.15; οὐκ ἐπιστρέφει τὴν . does not attract the attention, [Longin.] Rh.p.190H.; of sensuous perception, Stoic.2.230, Ti.Locr. 100b, Tht.59.48, Phld.Herc.1003, Alex Top.91.5; “ποιοτήτωνPlu.2.625b, cf. Metrod.1.
7. of disease, seizure, attack,τῶν ἀκρωτηρίωνTh.2.49.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (13):
    • New Testament, 1 Corinthians, 12.28
    • Plato, Phaedo, 87a
    • Plato, Sophist, 241b
    • Plato, Greater Hippias, 287a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.120
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.49
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 3.5.5
    • Xenophon, On the Art of Horsemanship, 5.7
    • Hippocrates, De officina medici, 9
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 18
    • Lucian, Anacharsis, 2
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.30
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 3.15
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