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ὑποδοχ-ή , ,
4. means for entertaining, Plu.Alc.12; “ὑποδοχὰς τὰς ἐπιβαλλούσαςTeles p.40 H.; so perh. in IG42(1).92.6 (Epid., iii/iv A. D.).
II. acceptance, support, εἰς ὑποδοχὴν ἅπαντα λέγειν καὶ πράττειν τινί by way of playing up to, supporting, or seconding him, Aeschin.3.62, cf. Plb.31.25.10.
III. an admission, D.7.13.
b. expectation, Id.Ep.3.34.
IV. resort, quarter, for troops, Pl.Lg.848e; for ships, X.Vect.3.1.
2. receptacle, reservoir, Arist.Pol.1330b6, Mete.349b7; “ τῆς μισγαγκείας .Pl.Phlb. 62d; of the vessels of the body, “ μαστὸς . . . ἐστι γάλακτοςArist. PA692a12; of the stomach, . τροφῆς ib.682a17; of the womb, Id.GA722b14, etc.
V. stewardship, office of theὑποδέκτης, ἀννωνῶνPSI1.44.1 (v A. D.); λόγος ὑποδοχῆς (including ἀνάλωμα) ib.8.959.1 (iv A. D.); τὴν . πᾶσαν τοῦ μακαρίου Ἰούστου αὐτὸς ὑπόδεξε (leg. -ξαι) POxy.1838 (vi A. D.), cf. PLond.5.1667.3 (vi A. D.), PFlor.290.3 (vi A. D.), etc.
2. taking over, receipt by an agent, acceptance of responsibility for,πρὸς ἀπόδειξιν ὑποδοχῆςPSI1.60.28 (vi A. D.), cf. 72.4 (vi A. D.); “παντὶ δημοσίων ἀπαίτησιν καὶ . ποιησαμένῳJust.Nov.163.2.
VI. continuous succession,ὑποδοχῆς ΔιονυσίωνAr.Pax530 (as expld. by Sch.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (18):
    • Aeschines, Against Ctesiphon, 62
    • Aristophanes, Peace, 530
    • Demosthenes, On the Halonnesus, 13
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Aulis, 1229
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.119
    • Plato, Laws, 848e
    • Plato, Laws, 919a
    • Plato, Laws, 955b
    • Plato, Philebus, 62d
    • Plato, Timaeus, 49a
    • Plato, Timaeus, 51a
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.139
    • Thucydides, Histories, 7.74
    • Xenophon, Ways and Means, 3.1
    • Demosthenes, Letters, 3.34
    • Polybius, Histories, 31.25.10
    • Plutarch, Alcibiades, 12
    • Lucian, Quomodo historia conscribenda sit, 35
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