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εὐμαρ-ίην only as v.l. for -είην in Hdt.4.113: -
A.easiness, ease, opportunity, τινι for doing a thing, E.Fr.181; but more commonly τινος, S.Ph.284, 704 (lyr.); “εὐ. φυγῆςAnon. ap. Suid.; “τῆς ζητήσεωςArist.Pol.1276a24.
2. ease of movement, dexterity, “χεροῖνE.Ba.1128, cf. Arist. Mu.398b35.
3. of internal condition, ease, comfort, “εὐμαρείᾳ χρώμενος πολλῇS.Tr.193; but also εὐμαρείῃ -έῃ codd.) χρᾶσθαι euphem. for alvum exonerare, to ease oneself, Hdt.2.35, cf. 4.113; εὐ. παρασκευάζειν to provide easy or ready means, Pl.Lg.738d; πρὸς τὰς ἐκ Διὸς ὥρας εὐ. μηχανᾶσθαι provision for, protection against, Id.Prt. 321a; εὐ. ἐστί c. inf., it is easy to . . , Id.Ly.l.c., X.Oec.5.9; δι᾽ εὐμαρείας easily, Luc.Am.13; κατὰ πολλὴν εὐ., μετὰ πάσης εὐ., Ph.2.428, 1.670; πρὸς εὐμάρειάν τινος for his convenience, Luc.Hipp.5; “ἐν πάσῃ εὐ. εὐθὺς γίνεταιM.Ant.4.3.
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    • Euripides, Bacchae, 1128
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.35
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.113
    • Plato, Laws, 738d
    • Plato, Protagoras, 321a
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 284
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 704
    • Xenophon, Economics, 5.9
    • Sophocles, Trachiniae, 193
    • Lucian, Hippias, 5
    • Marcus Aurelius, M. Antonius Imperator Ad Se Ipsum, 4.3
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