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βομβέω βόμβος

to make a booming, humming noise, to sound deep or hollow, Hom.; βόμβησαν κατὰ ῥόον the oars fell with a loud noise down into the tide, Od.; βόμβησεν λίθος the stone flew humming through the air, id=Od.:—of bees, to hum, Theocr.; of mosquitoes, to buzz, Ar.

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