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χρεωκοπ-έω ,
A.cut down a debt, defraud one's creditors, Plu.2.829c, Str.8.3.29, Ph.1.345: metaph., “πολλῶν θανάτων ὀφειλήματαD.S.38/9.8χ. τὸν λόγονPlu.2.764a; withhold fraudulently, μέρος ἥμισυ ib. 968d; minimize,τι τῆς διδασκαλίαςS.E.M.6.6; cut down, Vett.Val.137.13, al.:—Pass., to be cheated or defrauded, Plu.2.829c, Phalar.Ep.81.2; to be disappointed, Herm. ap. Stob.1.49.44. (It is uncertain whether χρεοκ- or χρεωκ- should be read: v. χρεοκ-.
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    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 9.8
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