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προσδεῖται (sc. πόλις): requires in addition, i.e. by importation.

ἵνα μὴ τοῦτό γε ... γενομένη: “in order that the city may never run short of grain through your oversight.”

εἰδὼς ἔχῃς συμβουλεύων: you may be able, by giving advice based on knowledge.

παμμέγεθες πρᾶγμα: an enormous task.

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