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προβοσκ-ίς , ίδος, ,
A.means of providing food:
I. elephant's trunk, Arist.PA659a15, Phylarch. 36J., Plb.3.46.12, Agatharch.71, Str.15.1.43.
b. fly's proboscis, Arist.HA528b29.
II. pl., tentacles of the decapod cephalopoda, ib.523b30, PA685a33.
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