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ἀποτειχ-ίζω ,
A.wall off,
1. by way of fortifying,. τὸν ἸσθμόνHdt.6.36:—Pass., Id.9.8.
2. by way of blockade, τοὺς θεοὺς ἀποτειχίσαςAr.Av.1576; “τοὺς ἐν τῇ ἀκροπόλειTh.4.130, cf. 1.64, X. HG1.3.4, 2.4.3:—Pass., Th.6.96: metaph., shut out,ἑαυτῷ τὴν φυγήνHld.9.20.
3. keep off by fortification,τὰς καταδρομάςPlu. Per.19.
5. Med., build a partywall,πρὸς ἀλλήλουςLuc.Am.28.
II. unblock by razing a wall,χάσμαPolyaen.1.3.5; dismantle,τὴν ἀκρόπολινArr.Epict.4.1.88.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (9):
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 1576
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.36
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.8
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.64
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.96
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 1.3.4
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 2.4.3
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.130
    • Plutarch, Pericles, 19
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