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ῥίψ , ῥι_πός, (later also , Arist.Pr.911b11),
A.plaited work of osiers or rushes, wicker-work, mat, φράξε δέ μιν [σχεδίην] ῥίπεσσι διαμπερὲς οἰσυΐνῃσι, κύματος εἶλαρ ἔμεν, evidently as a kind of bulwark (cf. παράρρυμα), Od.5.256; “ῥιψὶ καταστεγάζεινHdt.4.71; “πάρεξις ῥιπῶνSIG57.32 (Milet., V B.C.): prov., “θεοῦ θέλοντος κἂν ἐπὶ ῥιπὸς πλέοιςE. Fr.397, cf. Ar.Pax 699, Luc.Herm.28, Favorin. in PVat.11.7.27; cf. ῥῖπος.
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    • Aristophanes, Peace, 699
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.71
    • Homer, Odyssey, 5.256
    • Lucian, Hermotimus, 28
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