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προεμ-βάλλω ,
A.put in or insert before,ἄμμον εἰς βαλανοδόκηνAen.Tact.18.3; “ἐς τὴν ὀπὴν τοὺς πόδαςPaus. 9.39.11: metaph., “π. τινὶ κατελπισμόνPlb.3.82.8:—Pass., Thphr. Od.18; of words, Arist.Rh.1407a28; to be applied previously, of bandages, Gal.18(1).801.
2. deposit beforehand,ἀρραβῶναPCair.Zen.637.6(iii B.C.).
II. abs., προεμβαλλόντων ἐς τὴν γῆν τῶν κερέων the horns butting into the ground in front, of cattle with projecting horns, Hdt.4.183.
b. project, be prominent, Philostr. Gym.10, cj. in 34.
2. of ships, make the charge (ἐμβολή) first, Th. 4.25: with acc. expressed, “π. [τῇ νηΐ] πληγήνPlb.16.3.2: hence, generally, attack before, τινι D.S.15.81.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (11):
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 15.81
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.183
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 2.20.6
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 9.39.11
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.25
    • Polybius, Histories, 16.3.2
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.82.8
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 36.45
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 37.1
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Gymnastica, 10
    • Philostratus the Athenian, Gymnastica, 34
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