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διαστολ-ή , , (διαστέλλω)
A.drawing asunder, dilatation, of the lungs, Arist.Aud.800a35; of the heart, Gal.2.597; of the pulse, Id.8.736, al.; δ. χειλέων parting of the lips, i.e. utterance, LXX Nu.30.7.
b. separation, Thphr.CP3.16.3; notch or nick, Plu.Cic.1; boundary, fence, Tab.Heracl.2.46; fencing off,τῆς γῆςPAmh.2.40.25 (ii B. C.).
2. distinction, Chrysipp.Stoic.2.158, LXX Ex.8.23, Epicur.Nat.28.7, Phld.Piet.123, Ep.Rom.3.22; “ἁγίων καὶ βεβήλωνPh.2.159; μετὰ διαστολῆς προενεχθέντα with discrimination, Demetr.Lac.1014.48 F.; detailed statement or explanation, Plb.1.15.6; “ἀξίους μνήμης καὶ δ.Id.16.14.2, cf. SIG284.11 (Chios), Apollon.Cit.3; specification of items in an account, PRyl.65.17 (i B. C.); article in a contract, etc., PTheb.Bank6.8, 7.7.
3. command, injunction, order, LXX Nu.19.2, al., PTeb.24.45 (ii B.C.), etc.
4. payment, BGU485.26, PTeb.363.1(ii A. D.).
II. Gramm., comma (as in , τι), D.T.629.
b. distinction,γενῶνA.D.Pron.11.28,al.
c. opposition, πρός τι ib.41.24.
2. in Music, distinctness, of notes, 1 Ep.Cor.14.7.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • New Testament, 1 Corinthians, 14.7
    • New Testament, Romans, 3.22
    • Polybius, Histories, 16.14.2
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.15.6
    • Old Testament, Exodus, 8.23
    • Old Testament, Numbers, 19.2
    • Old Testament, Numbers, 30.7
    • Plutarch, Cicero, 1
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