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παρα-κλίνω [ι_],
2. metaph., ἄλλῃ παρκλίνωσι δίκας turn justice from her path, Hes.Op.262 ; “π. τὸν νόμονArist.Rh.Al.1444b16 ; of words, σμικρόν τι π. alter slightly, Pl.Cra. 410a, cf. 400c.
3. lay beside, τὰς λαγόνας γυναιξί dub. in LXX Si. 47.19 (v. παρανακλίνω), cf. Ruf.Ren.Ves.1.13 :—Med. and Pass., lie alongside, Hp.Art.54 ; lie down beside, τινι Theoc.2.44, AP5.293 (Agath.); lie side by side, Arist.HA540a1 ; of adjacent lands, “Πελοπηῒς ὅση παρακέκλιται ἸσθμῷCall.Del.72.
4. Med., turn aside, Ant.Lib.17.6.
II. intr., turn aside, Il.23.424 (where however ἵππους may be supplied) ; παρακλίνασα having swerved from her first seeming, A.Ag.744 (lyr.).
III. turn aside from, avoid, “τὴν ἁφὴν τὴν ἀλλήλωνArist.GA745a26.
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    • Aristophanes, Peace, 157
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 3.156
    • Hesiod, Works and Days, 262
    • Homer, Iliad, 23.424
    • Homer, Odyssey, 20.301
    • Plato, Cratylus, 400c
    • Plato, Cratylus, 410a
    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 744
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 54
    • Old Testament, Ecclesiasticus, 47.19
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