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εὔστροφος , Ep. ἐΰστρ-, ον,
A.well-twisted, ἐϋστρόφῳ οἰὸς ἀώτῳ with well-twisted wool (i.e. a sling), Il.13.599,716 (“ἐϋστρεφεῖAristarch.).
II. easily turned, manageable, “νῆεςE.IA293 (Sup., lyr.); turning easily on a pivot, Hero Aut.26.2: metaph., ζῷον, of man, Pl. Criti.109c; “πρὸς τὰς ἀπαντήσεις εὔ. λόγοςPlu.2.803f; “τὸ εὔ. τοῦ φθέγματοςPhilostr.VS2.10.5. Adv. -φως, τέθριππον ἕλκωνAPl.4.385, cf. Alex.Trall.1.16.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 293
    • Homer, Iliad, 13.599
    • Plato, Critias, 109c
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Lives of the Sophists, 2.10.5
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