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Headword: Περιστένεται
Adler number: pi,1299
Translated headword: is constricted
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
[Meaning he/she/it] is compressed, is narrowed.
Greek Original:
Περιστένεται: περιτείνεται, στενοχωρεῖται.
Note:
Likewise or similarly in other lexica. The headword occurs in a simile in Homer, Iliad 16.163 (of the stomach of wolves: web address 1); cf. the scholia there.
Associated internet address:
Web address 1
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; imagery; medicine; zoology
Translated by: David Whitehead on 6 August 2010@08:29:16.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth (tweaked note, added link and keyword, set status) on 6 August 2010@12:07:16.
David Whitehead (another keyword) on 7 August 2010@10:17:59.
Catharine Roth (supplemented note) on 22 September 2013@00:17:21.
David Whitehead on 29 September 2013@06:54:14.

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