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διάφραγμα , ατος, τό,
A.partition or barrier, Th.1.133, HeroSpir.1.8; “στοᾶςInscr.Prien.99.19; lock in a canal, PPetr.3p.343 (iii B.C.), D.S.1.33.
II. muscle which divides the thorax from the abdomen, midriff, diaphragm, Pl.Ti.70a, 84d, Gal.UP4.14, etc.
b. δ. [τοῦ μυκτῆρος] cartilage which divides the nostrils, Arist.HA492b16, cf. Ruf. Onom.34, Gal.17(1).824.
c. the velum palati, Hp.Epid.2.2.24.
d. septum lucidum of the brain, Gal.2.719.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Plato, Timaeus, 70a
    • Plato, Timaeus, 84d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.133
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.33
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