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ὑπόστημα , ατος, τό, (ὑφίστημι)
A.that which sinks to the bottom, sediment, esp. in urine, Hp.Judic.3; of excrement and urine, τὰ . τῆς κοιλίας καὶ τῆς κύστεως (cf. “ὑπόστασιςB. 1.1) Arist.HA487a6, cf. PA653b11; . τὸ λευκόν, of birds, ib.679a18.
II. that which is set under, support, Id.IA708b2.
2. base, stand, Callix.2, Hegesand. 45, IG3.1418,1419,1421; cf. ὑπόθημα.
III. a station of soldiers, camp, LXX 2 Ki.23.14 (with v.l. ὑπόστεμα).
IV. = περίνεος, Poll. 2.171, Ruf.Onom.101.
V. multitude, Hsch.
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    • Bacchylides, Epinicians, 1.1
    • Old Testament, 2 Samuel, 23.14
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