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κάμαξ [κα^], α^κος, in A.Fr.171, AP6.165, cf. infr. 3),
A.vine-pole, vine-prop, Il.18.563, Hes.Sc.299.
2. any pole or shaft, “κ. πεύκηςA.Fr.171; θύρσου Χλοερὸν κ. APl.c. (Phal.); in an engine of war, Apollod.Poliorc.171.8, al.
3. shaft of a spear, A.Ag.66 (anap.), E. Hec.1155, El.852, Ar.Fr.404; Χαλκέαι κάμακες, with rings at the top, J.AJ3.6.2 (masc. in this sense, acc. to EM487.38).
4. tiller, Luc. Nav.6.
5. = κερκίς1, AP6.247 (Phil.).
6. in pl., steering-paddles, Alc.Supp.4.16.
7. tent-pole, Gal.2.218.
8. perch for fowls, Gp.14.7.2, 14.24.5.
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