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μασχάλ-η [χα^], ,
II. in trees and plants, hollow at base of a shoot, axil, Thphr.CP1.6.4; hence, branch, Id.HP3.15.1.
2. young palm-twigs for making baskets or ropes, Hsch.
3. part of the olive-leaf, Id.; of the leaf of ἀνδρόσαιμον, Dsc.3.156.
III. bay, Str.6.2.3.
2. corner, “ βυβλίνα μ.Tab.Heracl.1.92.
IV. in a ship, the part of the πρῷρα to which the ἀρτέμων is fastened, Hsch.
V. part of a dirigible χελώνη, Ath.Mech.34.5.
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    • Aristophanes, Ecclesiazusae, 60
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 4 to Hermes, 242
    • Strabo, Geography, 6.2.3
    • Aristophanes, Acharnians, 852
    • Aelian, Epistulae Rusticae, 15
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