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διαστροφ-ή , ,
A.twisting, of a fractured limb, Hp.Fract.16; distortion, Id.Art.46; “τῶν ὀμμάτωνArist.Pr.958a6, cf. 960a20: abs., of limbs, Sor.1.111.
2. metaph., perversion, Arist.EE1227a21; “τοῦ δήμου ἐπὶ τὸ χεῖρονPlb. 2.21.8, Porph.Abst.1.13, etc.; “γενῶνPlu.2.520c; “δ. κακήLXX Pr.2.14.
3. distraction, Metrod.Herc.831.7; madness, D.L.2.89.
4. tergiversation, Just.Nov.17.8.1 (pl.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Polybius, Histories, 2.21.8
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 46
    • Hippocrates, De fracturis, 16
    • Old Testament, Proverbs, 2.14
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