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ὄχθος , ,
A.eminence, bank, hill, first in h.Ap.17, Sapph.Supp.13.11, Pi.O.9.3, freq. in Hdt. (9.25, al.), A. (v. infr.), and E., as Ἄρειος . IT 961 of the Areopagus, cf. Hdt.8.52; of a barrow or mound, A.Pers. 647, 659 (both lyr.), Ch.4: rarely, like ὄχθη, of a river's bank, v. ὄχθη sub fin. (“ὄχθῳ ἐφεζόμενοι παρ᾽ Ἕβρον ποταμόνAr.Av.774 need not be taken in this sense).—In A.Ch.954, dat. ὄχθει (as if from ὄχθος, εος, τό) is corrupt.
II. tubercle in leprosy, Aret.SD2.13, Ruf. ap. Orib.45.28.3.
2. tubercle on plants, Archig. ap. Gal.12.263, Man. 1.54.
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    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 4
    • Aeschylus, Libation Bearers, 954
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 647
    • Aeschylus, Persians, 659
    • Aristophanes, Birds, 774
    • Euripides, Iphigeneia in Taurus, 961
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.25
    • Herodotus, Histories, 8.52
    • Homeric Hymns, Hymn 3 to Apollo, 17
    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 2), 2.13
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