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παραπέτασμα , ατος, τό,
A.that which is spread before a thing, hanging, curtain, “παραπετάσματα ποικίλαHdt.9.82 ; “π. ΜηδικάAr.Ra.938 ; “τὸ π. τὸ ΚύπριονId.Fr.611 ; “π. λιτόνIG12.330.6 : metaph., screen, cover, “ταῖς τέχναις ταύταις παραπετάσμασιν ἐχρήσαντοPl.Prt.316e, cf. D.45.19 ; “τὰ χρήματα . . π. τοῦ βίουAlex.340 ( = Antiph.327) ; “εἶχεν δὲ π. τὴν ἐρημίανMen.406.4.
II. pl., mantlets, Agath.3.7.
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    • Aristophanes, Frogs, 938
    • Demosthenes, Against Stephanus 1, 19
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.82
    • Plato, Protagoras, 316e
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