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κάπετος [α^], , (for σκάπετος, from σκάπτω)
A.ditch, trench, “ὄχθας καπέτοιο βαθείηςIl.15.356, cf. 18.564; hole, grave, ἐς κοίλην κάπετον θέσαν [ὀστέα] 24.797, cf. S.Aj.1165, 1403 (both anap.); groove for lever, Hp.Art.72,74.
II. shovel, spade (?), GDI4992aii6 (Gortyn).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (7):
    • Homer, Iliad, 15.356
    • Homer, Iliad, 18.564
    • Homer, Iliad, 24.797
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 1165
    • Sophocles, Ajax, 1403
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 72
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 74
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