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μηχα^ν-ικός , ή, όν,
A.resourceful, inventive, X.Mem.4.3.1, v.l. in Id.HG3.1.8. Adv. -“κῶςD.S. 18.27.
II. of or for machines, mechanical, “ὄργανα μ.Arist.Pol.1336a11; “αἱ . . κινήσεις αἱ μ.Id.Mech. 848a14; μ. ἀποδείξεις in mechanics, Id.APo.76a24: μηχανικά, τά, the science of mechanics, title of work ascribed to Aristotle: -κή (sc. τέχνη) Arist.Metaph. 1078a16, AP9.807; “μ. ποίημαSotad.15.6; “μ. ἔργαPFlor. 152.4 (iii A. D.): Subst. μηχανικός, , engineer, Plu.Per.27, Sammelb.310. Adv. -“κῶςCallix.2.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (5):
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 3.1.8
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 4.3.1
    • Xenophon, Constitution of the Lacedaimonians, 2.7
    • Plutarch, Pericles, 27
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 18.27
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