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ὑποστροφ-άς , άδος, ,
A.a screw working a crane, Ath.Mech.37.1. -ή, , turning about, wheeling round, of cavalry, Hdt.9.22: generally, return march, D.C.71.2.
2. in the phrase ἐξ ὑποστροφῆς, of the chariot, turning round the meta at the far end of the δίαυλος, i. e. turning sharply round, S.El.725: so in military sense, wheeling right about, Plb.2.25.3,3.14.5, D.H.2.41, etc.
b. on the contrary, Epist. Philipp. ap. D.18.166.
3. return, J.AJ2.14.3.
II. recurrence, relapse,ὀδυνημάτωνHp.Art.50, cf. Prog.22, Epid.1.3, Gal.6.815.
2. Rhet., τὸ καθ᾽ ὑποστροφὴν σχῆμα recurrence to a subject, after a parenthesis, Hermog.Id.2.1, cf. Aristid.Rh.2p.514S.
3. Gramm., throwing back of the accent, A.D.Synt.134.18.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (10):
    • Demosthenes, On the Crown, 166
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.22
    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 2.14.3
    • Sophocles, Electra, 725
    • Polybius, Histories, 2.25.3
    • Polybius, Histories, 3.14.5
    • Hippocrates, De morbis popularibus, 1.3
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 50
    • Hippocrates, Prognosticon, 22
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 2.41
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