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εὐρυ^χωρ-ία , Ion. -ιη, , space, free room, “ἐν τῇ λοιπῇ εὐ. τῆς θήκηςHdt.4.71; “πολλὴν εὐ. ἔχεινD.19.272; εὐ. ποιεῖτε τῷ θεῷ Carm.Pop.<*>; -“ίας σε δεῖCom.Adesp.46 D.; ἄνω εὐ., of a dislocated joint, Hp.Art.11 (in later Medic., of bodily orifices, Sor. 1.58 (pl.); ἀκουστικὴ εὐ., meatus audilorius, ib.10); ἐν εὐ. εἶναι to have plenty of room, Pl.Tht.194d: prov., “ἕκητι Συλοσῶντος εὐρυχωρίηHeraclid.Pol.34, Zen.3.90: pl., Pl.Lg.804c (εὐρυχώρια, τά, codd.), Aen. Tact.1.9, 2.1.
2. an open field for battle, X.Cyr.4.1.18, HG7.4.24; ἐν εὐρυχωρίῃ ναυμαχέειν to fight with plenty of sea-room, Hdt.8.60. β᾽, cf. Th.2.83,al.
3. metaph., free space, room for doing a thing, “τῆς ἀποδείξεωςPl.Min.315d; εὐ. τινὸς διδόναι, παρέχειν, Plu.2.48f, 828d.
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    • Demosthenes, On the False Embassy, 272
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.71
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.60
    • Plato, Laws, 804c
    • Plato, Theaetetus, 194d
    • Plato, Minos, 315d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.83
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 4.1.18
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 7.4.24
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 11
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