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ἀπό-κλῐσις, εως, ἡ, slope, Cleom.1.1, Ph.1.459.

II. turning off, decline, of fortune, Plu.2.611a; of disease, Gal.7.424, Herod.Med. in Rh.Mus.58.98.

III. stooping, descent, Plu.2.970d; of the sun, Id.Aem.17; of a ship, rolling, Id.Pomp.47 (pl.); of a crowd, swaying to and fro, Id.Pyrrh.33.

IV. Astrol., passing away from a κέντρον, Vett.Val.57.14.

V. turning aside, Corn.Rh.p.384H.