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κόλλ-ησις , εως, , (κολλάω)
A.gluing, Hp.Art.39, Gal.18(1).456, Thphr.HP5.7.4; soldering, “κ. σιδήρουHdt.1.25, Plu.2.156b; “κ. χρυσίουThphr. Lap.26; “σωλήνωνPOxy.915 (vi A.D.).
II. generally, fixing tight, close fastening, Hp.Art.33; of the cupping-glass, Arist.Rh. 1405b3.
b. closing up of wounds, Heliod. ap. Orib.45.6.2, Gal.11.440, 12.102.
c. binding material, “ πρὸς ἄλληλα κ. ἰχώρ ἐστι καὶ ὑγρότης μυξώδηςArist.Spir.485a1.
2. Rhet., union of a verse quotation with prose, Hermog.Meth.30.
3. metaph., close friendship, Eun.Hist.p.267 D.
4. Astron., apparent contact of planet with fixed star, Ptol.Alm.8.4 (pl.); of two planets on the same meridian, Vett. Val.115.17.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.25
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 33
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 39
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