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πρὸςin comparison with.

μεγάλας—not that they were greater than Corinth and Sparta, but because their cities were large they needed less support from outside.

ἄλλος ὅμιλος—light-armed troops ὅμιλος is confined to poetry, Herod., Thuc., and late authors. Thuc. uses it often.

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