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κατοπτ-εύω ,
A.spy out, ὠτακουστεῖν καὶ κ. v.l. for διοπτ- in X.Cyr.8.2.10; observe closely, ἅπαντα, φύσιν ἀνθρώπων, Plb.1.4.11, D.H.Lys.7; reconnoitre, Plb.3.45.3; of a night-policeman, POxy.1033.13 (iv A.D.); visit, explore a country, Plb.34.1.8, 34.5.9; “τὸν οὐράνιον χῶρονArist.Mu.391a10; “ἐπὶ τοῦ Πηγάσου τὸν οὐρανόνAsclep.Myrl. ap. Sch.Il.6.155; κ. ἐς . . AP 5.122 (Phld.):—Pass., Plb.3.37.11, Str.2.4.6; to be observed, S.Aj. 829; “μὴ κατοπτευθῶ παρώνId.Ph.124; “ἐκ τῶν φαινομένων κατωπτευμένωνPhld.Sign.25.
II. Astrol., exert a baleful aspect, Petos. ap. Vett. Val.112.37.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Homer, Iliad, 6.155
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 829
    • Sophocles, Philoctetes, 124
    • Strabo, Geography, 2.4.6
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 8.2.10
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.4.11
    • Polybius, Histories, 34.1.8
    • Polybius, Histories, 34.5.9
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.37.11
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.45.3
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, De Lysia, 7
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