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πλέγ-μα , ατος, τό,
A.anything twined or twisted, π. ἕλικος the twisting tendril of the vine, Simon.183.2; “γυίων π.AP5.245 (Paul. Sil.), cf. 285 (Id.).
2. plaited work, wicker-work, Pl.Lg.734e, etc.; “τὸ τοῦ κύρτου π.Id.Ti.79d: hence, = κύρτος, X.Cyr.1.6.28: in pl., wreaths, chaplets, E.Ion1393; also, plaited hair, 1 Ep.Ti.2.9.
3.π. δικτυοειδέςthe rete mirabile Galeni, Herophil. ap. Gal.5.155, Gal.UP9.4, al.
II. metaph., complex, combination of words, Pl.Sph.262d: generally, complex, Ph.1.372,651, Plot.3.3.4.
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    • Euripides, Ion, 1393
    • New Testament, 1 Timothy, 2.9
    • Plato, Laws, 734e
    • Plato, Sophist, 262d
    • Plato, Timaeus, 79d
    • Xenophon, Cyropaedia, 1.6.28
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