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Θυρεᾶτιν—this region was a cause of frequent dispute between Argolis and Sparta. It had been in the possession of Sparta since 495 B.C.

ἔλασσον—for the adverb see c. 1, 2 n. The omission of after it is not very common, but occurs in IV. 72, 2.

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