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Philo'stratus

*Filo/stratos) historical.

1. An Athenian, who seems to have followed the infamous trade of a brothel-keeper. He is satirized by Aristophanes, who calls him κυναλώπηξ, a cross between a dog and a fox. (Arist. Eq. 1064, Lys. 957.)

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