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στάσι^μος [α^], ον, στάσις):
I. Act., checking, stopping, τὰ ς. τοῦ αἵματος styptics, Hp.Mul.2.110; of foods,= “στατικός1, Id.Vict.2.54,55.
II. Pass., brought to a stand, standing, stationary: of water, stagnant, Id.Aėr.7, X.Oec.20.11, Aen.Tact.8.4, etc.; -ώτατος ποταμῶν Id.Aër.15; ς. αἷμα Id.Acut.Sp.9; ς. ὕδατα, opp. ῥυτά, Arist.Mete.353b19.
b. stable, steadfast, opp. ὑγρός and ῥοώδης, Hp.Mul.2.111, cf. Nat.Mul. 1, Diog.Apoll.5 (Comp.); τὸ ψυχρὸν ἔοικε ς. εἶναι, opp. κινητικόν, Plu.2.945f; “ς. κίνησιςPl.Sph.256b, cf. Tht.180b, Arist.GA717a30 (Comp.); “πνεῦμαThphr.CP5.12.11; “βίοςBCH51.148 (Salamis Cypr.); ς. ἄστρα fixed, Poll.4.156; ς. ὄργανα defined in Orib.49.2.6. Adv. “-μωςHp.Acut.29: Comp. “-ωτέρωςPl.Ti.55e.
b. στάσιμον, τό, in Tragedy, choral song, distd. by Aristotle fr. πάροδος and defined as μέλος χοροῦ τὸ ἄνευ ἀναπαίστου καὶ τροχαίου, Po. 1452b23, cf. S.E.M.6.17, Poll.4.53, Ath.13.592b; expld. as sung by the chorus when stationary, ς. μέλος ᾁδουσιν ἱστάμενοι οἱ χορευταί Sch. Ar.Ra.1314, cf. Arg.A.Pers., Sch.Ar.V.270, Sch.S.Tr.216, EM690.49, 725.2; cf. στάδην.
4. ἀργύριον ς. money out at interest, Lex Solonis ap.Lys.10.18.
III. (“στάσιςA. 11) weighed, weighable: τὰ ς., = σταθμία, Cephisod.13; θεωρῶν . . τὸν ἄνδρα . . ἕλκοντα τὸ τῆς πράξεως ς. Plb.8.19.2.
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