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σπαρτός 1 σπείρω

I.sown, grown from seed: metaph., σπαρτῶν γένος children of men, Aesch. Thebes, Σπαρτοί, οἱ, the sown-men, those who claimed descent from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus, the Cadmeans, Thebans, Pind., Eur.; λόγχη σπαρτός the Theban spear, Eur.
III.scattered, of the limbs of a corpse, Anth.

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