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ἔκφυ^σις , εως, , (ἐκφύω)
A.growing out or forth: germination, Thphr. HP8.1.5; growth, increase, Arist.PA658b5, Diog.Oen.28; “. ἀρετῆςPl.Lg.777e, cf. CA24p.471M.; manner of growth, Thphr. HP1.14.2.
II. outgrowth, A.Fr.252, Pl.Phdr.251b; “γενύωνOpp. C.2.497 (pl.).
2. bony projection, Hp.Art.45; origin, attachment of muscles, nerves, etc., Gal.8.61, al.
3. shoot, Thphr.HP1.10.7: in pl., suckers, Gp.12.19.1; seedlings, Thphr.HP7.4.3 (so in sg., crop of seedlings, ib.3.3.7); roots, Plb.18.18.6.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Plato, Laws, 777e
    • Plato, Phaedrus, 251b
    • Polybius, Histories, 18.18.6
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 45
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