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κατακνίζω ,
A.chop up, mince, “τι εἰς λεπτάAth.9.376d.
2. metaph., pick to pieces, “λόγουςIsoc.12.17; “τὰ τοῦ Ὁμήρου κ. λεπτάLuc. Hes.5.
II. scratch, irritate, stimulate the scalp, Asclep. ap. Gal. 12.420:—Pass., v.l. in Dsc.2.123; to be prurient, “ἐγὼ δὲ κατακέκνισμαιAr.Pl.973.
2. cut grooves in, score, “ξύλα καὶ λίθους τραχύνουσι -ζοντεςDiocl.Fr.26.
3. scarify, let blood from, -κνίσω (prob. for -κνήσω)“ σου τὸν πόδαLuc.Ocyp.91:—Pass., “-κνισθεὶς τὸ σκέλοςOrib.7.20.8 (= Gal.19.524, where -κνήσας).
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    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 973
    • Isocrates, Panathenaicus, 17
    • Lucian, Hesiod, 5
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