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ἐκτέμνω 1 2 cut out, Il., Hdt.; ὀϊστὸν ἐκτάμνειν μηροῦ to cut an arrow from the thigh, Il. cut trees out of a wood, cut down, id=Il.; of planks, to hew out, hew into shape, ὃς νήϊον ἐκτάμνῃσιν (epic for -τέμνῃ) id=Il. cut away, sever, Pind., Plat. castrate, Hdt.

1 epic and ionic -τάμνω

2 fut. -τεμῶ

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