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ἐπικυ^λινδέω or ἐπικυκλ-κυλίω (Plb.3.53.4, D.S.19.19), fut. -κυλίσω [ι_]:—
A.roll down upon, “πέτρους ἐπί τιναςX.HG3.5.20; τοῖς ὁδοιποροῦσι πέτρας D.S.l.c., cf. Plb.l.c.:—Pass., “τὰ τμήματα τοῦ πελάγους -ισθένταPh.2.109; τόκων τόκοις -κυλισθέντων interest being heaped on interest, Plu.2.831e; τὸ σιτίον εἰς τὸν στόμαχον -ινδεῖσθαι is slipped into . . , ib.699c; -ισθεῖσα overlaying the infant, Sor.1.106.
2.. Pass., to be applied by rolling, “ταῖς σαρξίGal.11.757.
4.. intr., roll on, κύματα Ps. -Luc.Philopatr.3.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 3.5.20
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.53.4
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 19.19
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