from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as paratdetic.
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LXX, as compared with classical Greek, is a natural result of the paratactical construction which reigns throughout.
In such cases in accordance with western ideas of what a sentence ought to be, we say that kai introduces the apodosis, but it may be that, in its original conception at least, the whole construction was paratactical.
Here it is convenient to translate kai ` when, 'but the construction is really paratactical.