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περιτειχ-ίζω ,
A.wall all round, “πλίνθοις ὥσπερ ΒαβυλῶναAr.Av.552: —Pass., “τόπος -τετειχισμένοςBGU993 iii 1 (ii B. C.), etc.
2. surround with a wall, so as to beleaguer, “πόλιν κύκλῳTh.2.78, cf. 4.69; “Μυτιλήνην ἐν κύκλῳ ἁπλῷ τείχειId.3.18; “τείχει διπλῷD.59.102 :— Pass., Th.3.68.
II. build round, in Med., “ξύλινον τεῖχος πολίταιςThemist.Ep.8 :—Pass., “ περιτετειχισμένος κύκλοςX.HG5.3.22.
III. metaph., fortify, “θεωρίαν ἐρείσμασιVett.Val.334.10.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 552
    • Demosthenes, Against Neaera, 102
    • Thucydides, Histories, 2.78
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.68
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.69
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 5.3.22
    • Thucydides, Histories, 3.18
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