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ἐκπύρ-ωσις [υ^], εως, ,
A.conflagration, Str. 12.8.18 (pl.), Luc.Vit. Auct.14.
2. Philos., conversion into fire, Zeno Stoic.1.32, Chrysipp. ib.2.131, etc.; “. πνεύματοςEpicur.Ep.2p.45U.
3. calcination, Dsc.5.87.
4. excessive heat, pyrexia, in disease, Ptol.Tetr. 199.
6. metaph., of anger, Phld.Ir.p.26W.
II. catching fire, Arist.Mete.342b2.
III. a kind of dance, Menipp. ap. Ath.14.629f.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 20.7.2
    • Strabo, Geography, 12.8.18
    • Claudius Ptolemy, Tetrabiblos, 199
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