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συμπι^-έζω (for -πιάζω v. infr.), or squeeze together, grasp closely, “τὰς τρίχαςPl.Phd.89b; “τι ταῖς ΧερσίId.Sph.247c; “ς. τὸ στόμαEphipp.6.3, cf. Plu.2.58od (prob.); “ς. Χείλεα ΧείλεσιAP5.127 (Marc. Arg.); “τὸ ἔλαττον ς. τὸ πλέονArist.Pr.929b39:—Pass., to be squeezed up, opp. διέλκεσθαι, X.Mem.3.10.7; “ς. τὰς ἀκοάςArist.Pr.904a21; κοιλία ς. ταῖς πλευραῖς ib.964b3; συμπιασθῆναι, of the body, to be pinched in, grow lean, Hp.Epid.7.68 (but, to be fattened up, from συμπιαίνω, acc. to Littré): aor. Pass. subj. 3pl. “συμπιεχθῶσιν αἱ δίοδοιId.Loc.Hom.9; of an army, “συνεπιέζετο τὰ μέσαD.C.36.49.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Plato, Phaedo, 89b
    • Plato, Sophist, 247c
    • Xenophon, Memorabilia, 3.10.7
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 36.49
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