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κατασκευ-ή , ,
A.preparation, ὄντων ἐν κατασκευῇ τοῦ πολέμου being engaged in preparing for it, Th. 8.5; construction, “λιμένων νεωρίωνPl.Grg.455b; fitting out, “πλοίωνPlb.1.21.1, etc.
2. unpacking, X.Cyr.8.5.5.
3. training, Stoic. 3.89.
III. state, condition, constitution of a thing, “θεοῦ κ. βίῳ δόντος τοιαύτηνE. Supp.214; “αἱ . . κ. τῆς ψυχῆςPl.R.544e; “ τοῦ βίου κ.Id.Lg.842c; τῶν νόμων κ. ib.739a; ἐν πάσῃ κ. πολιτικῇ ib.736b; ἐν χρημάτων κ. in the constitution of a man's fortune, Id.Grg.477b; ἐν σώματος κ. ibid.; κ. τις παρὰ φύσιν, definition of νόσος, Gal.6.837.
IV. device, trick, “τέχναι καὶ κ.Aeschin.2.1, v.l. in Din.1.34; ἄνευ κατασκευῆς ᾁδειν artlessly, Ael.NA5.38.
V. in Logic, constructive reasoning, opp. ἀνασκευή, D.H.Lys.24, Hermog.Prog.5, etc.: in pl., Cic.Att.1.14.4, Longin.11.2, Quint.2.4.18.
VI. Rhet., artistic treatment, “κ. ποιητικήStr.1.2.6, D.H.Comp.1; manipulation, συλλαβῶν, γραμμάτων, ib.15, 16; elaboration, Id.Pomp.2, etc.; correct style, opp. ἰδιωτισμός, Diocl.Stoic.3.214; technical resources, “πλάσμα καὶ ἄλλη κ. δημηγόρουPhld.Rh.1.199 S.
VII. Geom., construction, Archim.Sph.Cyl. 2.4, cf. Euc.p.203 F.; κ. ὀργανική solution by mechanical construction, Papp.174.17.
VIII. system of gymnastic exercise, as t.t., Gal.6.169.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (28):
    • Cicero, Letters to Atticus, 1.14.4
    • Aeschines, On the Embassy, 1
    • Demosthenes, Against Evergus and Mnesibulus, 54
    • Euripides, Suppliants, 214
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.82
    • Isocrates, Panegyricus, 26
    • Isocrates, Areopagiticus, 52
    • Plato, Laws, 739a
    • Plato, Laws, 842c
    • Plato, Laws, 923d
    • Plato, Laws, 736b
    • Plato, Republic, 544e
    • Plato, Gorgias, 455b
    • Plato, Gorgias, 477b
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.2.6
    • Thucydides, Histories, 6.31
    • Thucydides, Histories, 8.5
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.16
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 8.5.5
    • Xenophon, Agesilaus, 9.5
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.21.1
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.10
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Lysia, 24
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Compositione Verborum, 1
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Compositione Verborum, 15
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Compositione Verborum, 16
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Epistula ad Pompeium Geminum, 2
    • Aelian, De Natura Animalium, 5.38
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