（*Po/ssis), a Greek writer, mentioned only by Athenaeus, who cites two of his works, namely, the third book of his history of the Amazons (Ἀμαζονίς, vii. p. 296d.), and the third book of his history of Magnesia (Μαγνητικά, xii. p. 533d.).
William Smith. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman biography and mythology. London. John Murray: printed by Spottiswoode and Co., New-Street Square and Parliament Street. In the article on Soranus, we find: "at this present time (1848)" and this date seems to reflect the dates of works cited. 1873 - probably the printing date.