（σχόλιον). A note or comment. The name is especially
applied to the short marginal notes made upon the MSS. of the Greek and Latin classics by
grammarians and others, who are hence called Scholiasts. See Glossa.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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