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καταπολεμ-έω ,
A.war down, i.e. exhaust by war, reduce, “τὴν ΠελοπόννησονTh.2.7, cf. 4.1, And.3.15, X.HG7.1.10: pres., attempt to subdue, “ἐγκλήμασιTh.4.86:—Pass., ἐλπίζοντες αὐτὴν [τὴν πόλιν] “καταπεπολεμῆσθαιId.6.16, cf. Pl.Mx.243c, 243d.
II. simply, make war against, τινα Phld.Piet.54: abs., carry on warfare, “τοῖς ὅλοιςPlu. Caes.26.
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    • Andocides, On the Peace, 15
    • Plato, Menexenus, 243c
    • Plato, Menexenus, 243d
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.1
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.86
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.16
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 7.1.10
    • Plutarch, Caesar, 26
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.7
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