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ὠθ-ισμός , ,
A.thrusting, pushing, ἀσπίδων of shield against shield, Th.4.96.
II. jostling, struggling, of combatants in a mêlée, “Περσέων τε καὶ Λακεδαιμονίων . ἐγένετο πολλόςHdt.7.225; ἀπικέσθαι ἐς . to come to close quarters, Id.9.62; “. ἀμφὶ τὰ θύρετραX.An.5.2.17; “ περι᾽ τὰς πύλας . καὶ πνιγμόςPlb.4.58.9, cf. Anaxandr.33.7: metaph., “. λόγωνdispute, altercation, Hdt.8.78, 9.26.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 7.225
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.26
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.78
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.62
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.96
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 5.2.17
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.58.9
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