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In Greek mythology, Proioxis[pronunciation?] (Greek: Προΐωξις) was the personification of onrush or pursuit[1] in battle (as opposed to Palioxis). She is mentioned together with other personifications having to do with war.[2]

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  1. ^ Shapiro, Harvey Alan (1993). Personifications in Greek Art: The Representation of Abstract Concepts, 600-400 B.C. Akanthus. p. 21. ISBN 9783905083057. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  2. ^ Shield of Heracles, 139 ff