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Τοῦ ὅλου οὖν τῇ ἐπιθυμίᾳ καὶ διώξει ἔρως ὄνομα → Love is the name for our pursuit of wholeness, for our desire to be complete
Plato, Symposium, 192e10

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substantive

that which encloses anything: P. and V. περίβολος, ὁ, κύτος, τό (Plato).

a frame of wicker: P. πλέγμα, τό.

frame of a carriage (as opposed to wheels): P. ὑπερτερία, ἡ (Plato).

framework, structure: P. and V. κατάστασις, ἡ. P. σύστημα, τό, σύστασις, ἡ, σύνταξις, ἡ, V. ἁρμόσματα, τά.

woodwork of a building: P. ξύλωσις, ἡ.

body: P. and V. σῶμα, τό. V. δέμας, τό.

trunk: P. and V. κύτος, τό (Plato).

frame for weaving: P. and V. ἱστός, ὁ.

shape: P. and V. σχῆμα, τό; see shape.

frame of mind: P. διάθεσις, ἡ.

put in a certain frame of mind, v.: P. διατιθέναι πως.

be in a certain frame of mind: P. διακεῖσθαί πως, P. and V. ἔχειν πως.

verb transitive

enclose: P. and V. περιβάλλειν.

construct: P. and V. συντιθέναι, συμπηγνύναι, συναρμόζειν, συνάπτειν, P. κατασκευάζειν; see organise.

contrive: P. and V. συντιθέναι, μηχανᾶσθαι, τεχνᾶσθαι, τεκταίνεσθαι, P. ἐκτεχνᾶσθαι, Ar. and V. μήδεσθαι.

make up: P. κατασκευάζειν, συσκευάζειν, P. and V. πλέκειν, V. ἐμπλέκειν, ῥάπτειν, ὑπορράπτειν, καταρράπτειν; see contrive.

invent: P. and V. εὑρίσκειν; see invent.

frame (laws.): P. and V. γράφειν; with law-giver as subject: P. and V. τιθέναι.