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κατασοφ-ίζομαι ,
A.outwit by sophisms or fallacies, c. acc. pers., LXX Ex.1.10, Luc.DDeor.1.1, etc.; “ταῖς εὑρησιλογίαις κ. τὴν δύναμιν τῆς πεπρωμένηςD.S.17.116; “τὸν νόμον διὰ τῆς ἑαυτοῦ κακουργίας κ.Just. Nov.72.5: c. gen., Ar.Byz.Epit.58.6:—also as Pass., to be outwitted, Plu.2.80c, SE43.22, Luc.DDeor.16.2, Longin. 17.1.
2. κ. τι περί τινων evade by quibbling, CIG(add.)4224d10 (Anticragus).
3. falsify, J.AJ8.15.5.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 17.116
    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 8.15.5
    • Old Testament, Exodus, 1.10
    • Lucian, Dialogi deorum, 16.2
    • Lucian, Dialogi deorum, 1.1
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