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μεταλλ-εία , ,
A.searching for metals and the like , mining, Pl.Criti.114e, Lg.842d (pl.), Str.3.2.9, al.: in pl., concrete, mines, Id.3.2.3.
2. mining operations in a siege, D.S.16.74.
3. underground channel, Pl.Lg.761c.
4. metaph., “μεγαλόδωρος μ. τοῦ ἀληθοῦςMax.Tyr.17.2.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 16.74
    • Plato, Laws, 761c
    • Plato, Laws, 842d
    • Plato, Critias, 114e
    • Strabo, Geography, 3.2.3
    • Strabo, Geography, 3.2.9
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