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ὼς . . . καὶ—see on c. 43.1.

καὶ ὁπωσοῦν—with ἐπιτήδειος.

ἡλικίας μετέχων—i.e. not altogether ἐν τῷ ἀχρείῳ τῆς ἡλικίας (II. 44.4), and so fit for military service. This must mean that non-combatants were to be used, for none of the regular troops could have been otherwise than . μετέχων.

ἐπιτήδειος—opposite of ἀχρεῖος or ἄχρηστος, in a military sense.

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