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κα^θά [θα^], Adv. for καθ᾽ ,
A.according as, just as, IG12.90.43, 116.27, Men.Mon.551, PCair.Zen.188.8 (iii B.C.), Plb.3.107.10, LXXGe.7.9, etc.; κ. παρατεταγμένος σφυγμός the (so to speak) 'regular' pulse (a military metaphor), Archig. ap. Gal.8.626.
II. also καθάπερ , Ion. κατάπερ , Philol.14, Democr.164, Hdt.1.182, al., Ar.Eq.8, Ec. 61, IG12.39.42, al., D.37.16, etc.: freq. in legal instruments, “ πρᾶξις ἔστω κ. ἐκ δίκηςPEleph.1.12 (iv B.C.), etc.: with a part., like ὡς, ἅτε, D.C.37.54 (nisi leg. καίπερ):—strengthd., καθάπερ εἰ (Ion. κατάπερ εἰ, Hdt.1.170), like as if, exactly as, Pl.Phlb.22e, 59e, al.; καθάπερ ἄν (for ἐάν) D.23.41; καθάπερἂν εἰPl.Lg.684c, Arist.Ph.240b10, Plb. 3.32.2, etc.:—μάχαιραν κ. like a knife, Porph.Chr.31. Cf. καθό, καθώς.
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    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 61
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 8
    • Demosthenes, Against Aristocrates, 41
    • Demosthenes, Against Pantaenetus, 16
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.170
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    • Plato, Laws, 684c
    • Plato, Philebus, 22e
    • Plato, Philebus, 59e
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.107.10
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.32.2
    • Old Testament, Genesis, 7.9
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 37.54
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