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σκάπτω Root ΣΚΑΦ

II.c. acc., dig the ground, Xen., Luc. dig about, φυτὰ σκ. (as we say to hoe turnips), Hhymn.: metaph. to dig up, Eur.
3.σκ. τάφρον to dig a trench, Thuc.:—Pass., τὰ ἐσκαμμένα scores to mark a leap, metaph., ὑπὲρ τὰ ἐσκαμμένα ἅλλεσθαι to overleap the mark, Plat.

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