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ἐγχωρ-έω ,
A.give room to do a thing, allow, χρὁνος οὐκ ἐγχωρεῖ, c. inf., Lys.26.6, X.Eq.12.13: abs., ὅσον ἐνεχώρεε δεκάτη so far as the money allowed her to go, Hdt.2.135; ἂν ἐγχωρῇ τὸ ὕδωρ (i.e. the water-clock), D.44.45.
b. c. acc., admit of, “κλίσινArr.Tact. 11.4.
2. ἐγχωρεῖ, impers., there is time, it is possible or allowable, c. dat. pers. et inf., “. αὐτῷ εἰδέναιAntipho 1.7, cf. 5.90, Pl. Prt.321d, X.HG2.3.16, etc.; “οἷς . ὑβρισταῖς εἶναιLys.24.15: also abs., ἔτι . there is yet time, Pl.Phd.116e; “οὐκέτ᾽ ἐγχωρεῖD.4.41; = ἐνδέχεται, Arist.APr.25b10, al.; “ἐφ᾽ ὁπόσον ἂν ἐγχωρῇD.H.Comp.6; “ἐγχωροῦν ἐστίPaus.3.24.11; κατὰ τὸ ἐγχωροῦν as far as possible, Paul. Aeg.6.99.
II. pass, “εἰς ἑτέραν ὑποθήκηνBGU907.15 (iii A. D.).
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