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σκεῦος 1

1.a vessel or implement of any kind, Ar., Thuc., etc.:—pl. in collective sense, furniture, house-gear, utensils, chattels, Ar.:—esp. of military accoutrements, equipment, Thuc., Xen.: baggage, luggage, Lat. impedimenta, Ar., Xen.:— the tackling or gear of ships, Xen., NTest. inanimate object, a thing, Plat.
3.metaph., τὸ σκεῦος, the body, as the vessel of the soul, NTest.; σκεῦος ἐκλογῆς a chosen vessel, of St. Paul, id=NTest.

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