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χειρ-ίζω , Dor. fut.
A.χειριξοῦντιRev.Arch.1925(22).62 (Callatis), part. “χειριξοῦνταςIG9(1).694.44 (Corc., ii B.C.): pf. “κεχείρικαPTeb. 76.3 (ii B.C.):—handle, manipulate, of a surgeon, Sor.Vit.Hippocr. 12:—Pass., Hp.Off.3, al., Sor.Fasc.7.
II. manage, administer, esp. of public funds, Plb.1.20.4, 1.75.1, al.; πρόσοδον PTeb.l.c.; “χρήματαTab.Defix.96.17 (iii B.C.); ἀργύριον IG l.c.; τὴν ζυτηράν Wilcken Chr.272.11 (ii A.D.).
2. generally, handle,λόγουςS.E.M.7.443; control, manage,ὀργὰς καὶ πάθηPhld.Rh.2.263S.
3. Med., nominate, appoint, POxy.59.14 (iii A.D.):—Pass., ib.1029.5 (ii A.D.): metaph., γενέσει χειρισθεὶς ἀπέθανες as appointed by your nativity, Supp.Epigr.7.904 (Gerasa).
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    • Polybius, Histories, 1.20.4
    • Polybius, Histories, 1.75.1
    • Hippocrates, De officina medici, 3
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