（κάλλυντρον). A broom; usually made of twigs or rushes
bound together (scopae virgeae, Cato , R. R. 156), and
also of butcher's-broom (ruscus), palms, tamarisks, and myrtle. See
BeckerGöll, Gallus, i. 35.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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