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σέλινον 1

parsley, Lat. apium, Hom., etc.:—with its leaves victors at the Isthmian and Nemean games were crowned, Pind.:—from its being planted in garden borders came the prov., οὐδ᾽ ἐν σελίνῳ οὐδ᾽ ἐν πηγάνῳ "tis scarcely begun yet, " Ar.
deriv. uncertain

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