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ζεῦγμα 1 ζεύγνυμι

1.that which is used for joining, a band, bond, τὸ ζ. τοῦ λιμένος the barrier of ships moored across the harbour, Thuc.:— a bridge of boats, Anth.:— a platform formed by lashing several vessels together, Plut.
2.metaph., ζεύγματ᾽ ἀνάγκης the bonds of necessity, Eur.

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