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ἐπιμον-ή , ,
A.tarrying, delay, Th.2.18; residence, Sammelb.5343.42 (ii A.D.).
2.. steadfastness, Pl.Cra.395b, Plu.Sert.16; persistence, Sor.2.16,40; of fruit, Thphr.CP2.9.8.
3.. staying still, inactivity, of a patient confined to bed, Phld.Ir.p.29 W.
4.. Rhet., dwelling on a point, treating it elaborately, Longin.12.2, Demetr.Eloc.280, Hermog.Id.1.11, Alex.Fig.1.10, etc.
II.. ἐν ἐπιμονᾷ τινος, of a balance left in the hands of the treasurer, IG14.423 ii 5.
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    • Plato, Cratylus, 395b
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.18
    • Plutarch, Sertorius, 16
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