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ἀντιφράσσω , Att. ἀντιφόρτ-ττω ,
A.barricade, block,τὴν ὁδόν τισιPlu.2.548d:—Pass., to be screened,ἀντιπεφραγμένος λαμπτήρlantern, Philist. 15; “τόπος ὑπὸ τῆς γῆς -φραττόμενοςPlu.Nic.23.
II. c. dat., stand in the way of,τῷ ἀέριArist.Juv.470a13, cf. Pr.929a38; esp. of a body intercepting the sun's light, “ὅσοις ἀντιφράττει γῆ ὥστε μὴ ὁρᾶσθαι ὑπὸ τοῦ ἡλίου . .Id.Mete.345a29: c. acc., ἕκαστον ἀντιφράττειν αὐτήν (sc. τὴν σελήνην) Id.Cael.293b25. abs., X.Smp.5.6, Thphr.Ign.49; “ γῆ .Arist.AP0.87b40; “ θάλαττα .Id.Mete.368b10; “κωλύει τὸ ἀλλότριον καὶ An.429a20.
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    • Plato, Timaeus, 66e
    • Xenophon, Symposium, 5.6
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