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ἐκκοπ-ή , ,
A.cutting out,ὀφθαλμῶνPhld. Ir.p.33 W. ; excision of ribs, Heliod. ap. Orib.44.11 tit.
2. mutilation,. μελῶνVett.Val.110.10 (pl.).
3. chiselling out, erasure,γραμμάτωνSIG252.41 (Delph., iv B.C.) ; of an arrow-point from a bone, Plu.Alex.63.
II. cutting down, felling,δένδρωνPlb.2.65.6 (pl.), cf. BGU1121.27 (i B.C.), etc. ; ἐκκοπαὶ λόφων levelling of hills, Str. 5.3.8 ; “. πυλῶνOnos.42.17.
III. incision, notch, mortise, Ph. Bel.65.20, Hero Aut.27.1, Bel.92.4, Ath.Mech.30.3, Sor.1.83.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (4):
    • Strabo, Geography, 5.3.8
    • Polybius, Histories, 2.65.6
    • Plutarch, Alexander, 63
    • Onasander, Strategicus, 42.17
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