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κόκκυξ , υ_γος, ,
2. stammerer, nickname of Battus, Sch.Pi.P.4.1.
II. a sea-fish, piper, Trigla cuculus, said to make a sound like cuckoo, Hp.Int.21, Arist. HA535b18, 598a15, Numen. ap. Ath.7.309f, Speus. ap. eund.7.324f, Opp.H.1.97.
III. = ὄλυνθος, a fig that ripens early, Nic. Th. 854.
IV. Medic., os coccygis, Ruf.Onom.114, Gal.2.762; but τρητὸς κ., = the whole os sacrum, Poll.2.183.
V. mark on a horse's shoulder, Hippiatr.14, 26, 115.
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