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καταστροφ-ή , ,
A.overturning, “θεσμίωνA.Eu.490 (lyr., pl.).
3. return of vibrating string to axial position, Arist.Pr.921a17 (pl.).
II. end, close, conclusion, “ἄνευ δὲ λύπης οὐδαμοῦ καταστροφήA.Supp.442; κ. βίου, i.e. death, S. OC103, cf. Plb.5.54.4, etc.; “κ. τοῦ ζῆνMen.Pk.12: without βίου, Th.2.42, Epicur.Sent. 35; ποία κ. εὐδαιμονεστέρα; Arr.Epict.4.10.17; τὸ τέλος αὐτῶν τῆς κ. the event of their life's end, Plb.6.8.6; “κ. καὶ συντέλεια τῶν γεγονότωνId.3.1.9; “κ. λαμβάνεινId.3.47.8; τὴν κ. τῆς βίβλου ποιεῖσθαι εἰς . . Id.1.13.5; in the drama, dénouement, ending, Antiph.191.19, Hero Aut.22.6, Luc.Alex.60, al., Euanth. et Donat. in CGFpp.67,69 K.: pl., “αἱ κ. τῶν δραμάτωνPlb.3.48.8.
III. ruin, undoing, κ. γῆς (of a person) Men.548.8.
IV. crane, Stud.Pal.10.259.13 (pl., vi A.D.).
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    • Aeschylus, Eumenides, 490
    • Aeschylus, Suppliant Maidens, 442
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.167
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.27
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.6
    • Sophocles, Oedipus at Colonus, 103
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.15
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.42
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.13.5
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.1.9
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.47.8
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.48.8
    • Polybius, Histories, 5.54.4
    • Polybius, Histories, 6.8.6
    • Lucian, Alexander, 60
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