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συμπλάσας ‘Having concocted,’ ‘fabricated,’ ‘patched up,’ ‘put into shape.’ Aeschin. 3 § 77 τῶν θεῶν συμπλάσας ἑαυτῷ ἐνύπνιον κατεφεύσατο. The metaphor (as in the words feigning and fiction) is from the moulding of clay in the hands of the potter. Cf. § 33 πλάσμα.

τὴν γνῶσιν ‘The award’ of the arbitrators. Or. 27 § 1 γοῖς οἰκείοις ἐπιτρέπειν and τοῖς ὑπ᾽ ἐκείνων γνωσθεῖσιν ἐμμένειν. Cf. § 17.—ἐν ἀκροπόλει. So supra τὸ ἱερὸν τῆσ᾽ Αθηνᾶς. Pollux, διήτων δ᾽ ἐν ἱεροῖς (VIII 126). Or. 59 § 46 (of two arbitrators) συνελθόντες ἐν τῷ ἱερῷ, and Or. 54 § 26, τὸν λίθον, n.

λαμβάνων ‘On the receipt of this money,’ viz. the 5000 drachmae.

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