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[276a] division be made?

Just as we divided the art of feeding herds before by distinguishing between those that go on foot and the winged, and the unmixed breeds and the hornless, we might divide the art of tending herds by these same distinctions, embracing in the word both the kingship of the present time and that of the time of Cronus.

Younger Socrates
Evidently; but again I wonder what the next step is.

It Is clear that if we had used the word “tending” herds,

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