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ἐφέδρ-α , Ion, ἐπέδρη , ,
A.sitting by or before a place: hence, siege, blockade, Hdt.1.17; “ἐπέδρην ποιήσασθαιId.5.65; observation of a besieged place, Ath.Mech.18.14 (pl.).
2. sitting upon, Pl.Plt. 288a.
II. stable, Phleg.Mir.3.
2. base, Hero Spir.1.30.
3. surface of a threshold, Rev.Phil.44.249 (Didyma, ii B.C.).
III. a plant, = ἵππουρις, Hsch., Plin.HN26.36, Ps.-Dsc.4.46.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 5.65
    • Herodotus, Histories, 1.17
    • Plato, Statesman, 288a
    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 26.36
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