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μέλαθρον , μελαθρόφι: beam, crossbeam of a house, supporting rafters and roof; these beams passed through the wall and projected externally, hence ἐπὶ προὔχοντι μελάθρῳ, Od. 19.544; then roof (tectum), and in wider sense dwelling, mansion, Il. 9.640.
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