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μεταγρα?́φ-ω ,
A.copy, transcribe, “αὖθις μ. πάλινE.lA 108, cf. Luc.Ind.4, SIG1020.1 (Halic., i B. C.); τὰ μεταγραφόμενα, of hieroglyphics, D.S.3.4; rewrite, alter or correct what one has written, Th.1.132; esp. of a public document, X.HG6.3.19; μεταγράψαι ἀντὶ "τοῦ Σκιαθίου", ὅπως ἂν γεγραμμένον . . "τὸν Παλαισκιάθιον" IG12.118.28; “Μιλτιάδου καὶ Θεμιστοκλέους εἰκόνας εἰς Ῥωμαῖόν τε ἄνδρα καὶ Θρᾷκα μετέγραψανPaus.1.18.3; μ. νόμον, etc., tamper with it, Din.1.42, cf. Isoc.17.32 (Pass.); in a trial, alter the record, D.21.85; “τἀναντία ταῖς διαθήκαις μεταγραφῆναιIs.4.13.
3. in book-keeping, transfer to another account, PHib.1.111.14 (iii B. C.).
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    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 85
    • Isaeus, Nicostratus, 13
    • Isocrates, Trapeziticus, 32
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 1.18.3
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.50
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 6.3.19
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.132
    • Lucian, Adversus indoctum et libros multos ementem, 4
    • Lucian, Quomodo historia conscribenda sit, 21
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 3.4
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