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βελτ-ίων , ον, gen. ονος, Comp. of ἀγαθός,
A.better (not in Hom.), βέλτιόν [ἐστι] it is fitting, conuenient, Arist.Pol.1264b28; μανθάνειν βελτίονα [S.]Fr. 1120.5; ἐπὶ τὸ β. χωρεῖν improve, advance, Th.7.50; “ἐπὶ τὸ β. ἐλθεῖνDin.1.65; ἄγειν ib.29; “τὰ βελτίω προσδοκᾶν ἀείApollod.Com.9. Adv. “βελτιόνως, ἔχεινHp.Mul.1.2, cf. Pl.R.484a. [ι_ Att., but “βέλτι^ονMimn.2.10.]
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    • Plato, Republic, 484a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 7.50
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 1120.5
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