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1.the hair of the head, used by Hom. only in pl.; attic also in sg.; Hom., etc.:—also sheep's wool, Il.; pig's bristles, Hom.; οὐραῖαι τρίχες the hair of a horse's tail, Il.
2.a single hair, proverb., θρὶξ ἀνὰ μέσσον only a hair's breadth between, Theocr.; ἄξιον τριχός, i. e. good for nothing, Ar.

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