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ὡς ἐς μάχην—the site of the following battle was somewhere S. of the Anapus and E. of the Helorine road. τὸ μὲν ἥμισν—half the army is in front, eight deep, half behind, covering the camp, in a hollow square, the baggage being inside the square. The A. face E., the Syr. W. πονῇ—the word is used also of disabled ships. ἐφορῶντας—‘watching.’ τῶν ἐπιτάκτων—cf. § 2. εὐναί=‘sleeping-places.’ ἐποιήσαντο—the usual phrase is ἐντὸς ποιεῖσθαι, but ἐντὸς ποιεῖν (τάξιν) is also found, used of the general.
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