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διαδι^κ-α^σία , ,
A.suit to decide between claimants, e.g. to an estate, “δ. κλήρουD.44.7; to a wardship, “δ. ἐπιτροπῆςArist.Ath.56.6; to exemption from a λειτουργία, D.28.17, cf. Lys.17.1, D.24.13, etc.; “τὴν δ. ποιεῖσθαιIG12(5).722.48 (Andros); esp. of judicial inquiries relating to naval matters, D.47.26, Arist. Ath.61.1.
2. judicial decision or settlement, X.Cyr.8.1.18, OGI 437.78.
3. metaph., δ. τῷ βήματι πρὸς τὸ στρατήγιον dispute between the orators and the board of generals, Aeschin.3.146: generally, τὴν τῶν ἀριστείων δ. the competition for public honours, Pl. Lg.952d, cf. Polem.Call.53.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Aeschines, Against Ctesiphon, 146
    • Aristotle, Constitution of the Athenians, 56.6
    • Aristotle, Constitution of the Athenians, 61.1
    • Demosthenes, Against Timocrates, 13
    • Demosthenes, Against Aphobus 2, 17
    • Demosthenes, Against Leochares, 7
    • Demosthenes, Against Evergus and Mnesibulus, 26
    • Lysias, On the Property of Eraton, 1
    • Plato, Laws, 952d
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 8.1.18
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 11.21
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