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ὑπερφαίνομαι , Pass.,
A.appear, show oneself over or above,τοῦ λόφουTh.4.93; τοῦ ποταμοῦ, i.e. on its bank, Plu.Pyrrh.16, cf. Arist.HA 550b3, Euph.44: also c. acc., “. τὰ τείχηPlu.Dio39: abs., appear in the air above, Arist.HA620b2, Jul.Or.2.62d:—so in Act., “δοιοὶ δὲ σκυνίοισιν ὑπερφαίνουσι μέτωπον οἷα τύλοιNic.Th.177.
2. metaph., to be superior, Them.Or.1.11a.
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    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.93
    • Plutarch, Pyrrhus, 16
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