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Headword: Νομή
Adler number: nu,460
Translated headword: grazing, spreading
Vetting Status: high
[Descriptive of] an onrush of fire.[1]
"[The result was] that the spreading of the fire became vigorous and active."[2]
Greek Original:
Νομή: ὁρμὴ πυρός. τὴν νομὴν τοῦ πυρὸς ἐνεργὸν συνέβη γενέσθαι καὶ πρακτικήν.
[1] cf. nu 457.
[2] Polybius 1.48.5, with the headword in a figurative sense (web address 1).
Associated internet address:
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Keywords: definition; historiography; history; imagery
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 10 October 2009@13:20:58.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 11 October 2009@04:15:06.
David Whitehead on 17 June 2013@03:35:45.
Catharine Roth (upgraded link) on 17 June 2013@15:50:38.


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