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ἔκλυ^σις , εως, ,
A.release, deliverance from a thing, “ἀφροσύνηςThgn. 590 (=Sol.13.70); “ἄθλωνA.Pr.264; “τοῦδε τοῦ νοσήματοςS.OT306; “δεσμοῦTheoc.24.33; “ἈΐδεωAP6.219.24 (Antip.(?)).
2. weakening of an opponent's case, Hdn.Fig.p.91 S., cf. Alex.Fig.1.2.
II. feebleness, faintness, Hp.Aph.7.8, etc.; “τῆς πόλεως . καὶ μαλακίαD. 17.29; “ψυχικῶν δυνάμεωνPh.1.154; “φυσικήAgatharch.55; “ἐκλύσιες κοιλίηςrelaxations, Hp.Coac.625.
2. laxity, of style, [Longin.] Rh.12.
III. lowering of the voice through three quarter-tones (διέσεις), Bacch.Intr.41, Aristid.Quint.1.10, Plu.2.1141b.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Aeschylus, Prometheus Bound, 264
    • Demosthenes, On the Accession of Alexander, 29
    • Sophocles, Oedipus Tyrannus, 306
    • Hippocrates, Aphorismi, 7.8
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