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κημός (Dor. κα_μός , cf. εὐκα_μία), ,
A.muzzle, put on a led horse, to prevent it from biting, X.Eq.5.3, AP6.246 (Phld. or Marc. Arg.): pl., Ph.1.698: metaph., κημοὺς στόματος muzzles or gags, A. Fr.125.
2. nose-bag for horses, Hsch.
3. cloth used by bakers to cover the nose and mouth, Ath.12.548c.
4. = φορβειά, Phot.
II. wicker vessel like an eel-basket, for fishing, weel, S.Fr.504.
2. funnel-shaped top of the voting-urn, Ar.Eq.1150 (lyr., et ibi Sch.), V.99, al.
III. a female ornament, Hsch., Phot.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 1150
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 99
    • Xenophon, On the Art of Horsemanship, 5.3
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 504
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