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ὠχρός , ά, όν,
A.pale, wan, of complexion, E.Ba.438, Ar.Nu.1016 (anap.), Pl.422, etc.: esp. pale-yellow, sallow,τὸ δὲ . [γίγνεται] λευκοῦ ξανθῷ μειγνυμένουPl.Ti.68c; of a frog, Batr.81; “χρῶμα δ᾽ ἀσίτων . . γίνεται ὠχρόνAlex.162.9(anap.); ὠχρὸς κἀνυπόδητος, of a Pythagorean, Theoc.14.6: freq. in Luc. of philosophers, JTr.1, al.; . καὶ αὐχμηρός, of a miser, Id.Cat.17; of bile, etc., Hp.Int.37, Gal.15.554; τὸ . τοῦ ᾠοῦ the yolk of the egg, Arist.HA560a21; τὸ . the colour yellow (v. supr.), Id.Cat.12a18; cf. ὤχρα.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 1016
    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 422
    • Euripides, Bacchae, 438
    • Plato, Timaeus, 68c
    • Lucian, Cataplus, 17
    • Lucian, Juppiter trageodeus, 1
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