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γάστρα , Ion. γαστερό-τρη , ,
A.the lower part of a vessel bulging out like a paunch, “τρίποδοςIl.18.348, Callix.2, Hero Spir.2.16; hull of a ship, Sch.Th.1.50.
II. a vase with such a belly, Aen.Tact.4.2 (prob. l.), PSI4.420.25 (iii B. C.), IG12(3).174.26 (Astypalaea), J.BJ 2.14.5, Dsc.5.88, Gp.14.8.2, etc.
III. architectural member of similar shape, Milet.7.59, BCH29.460 (Delos).
IV. = γαστήρ 1, dub. in Eratosth.18.
V. back of the thigh, Hsch. (pl.).
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    • Homer, Iliad, 18.348
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 2.14.5
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.50
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