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τὸ μηδὲν ὄντας: so Tr. 1107κἂν τὸ μηδὲν ”, ‘though I am as naught.’ Cp. 1281 n.

ἐν τροπῇ δορός, at the moment when your battle had been turned back,—when you had been routed. Cp. Ant. 674(“ἀναρχία”) “συμμάχου δορὸς τροπὰς καταρρήγνυσι”. Aesch. Ag. 1237ἐν μάχης τροπῇ”.

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    • Aeschylus, Agamemnon, 1237
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