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ὀροφή , , (ἐρέφω)
A.roof of a house, or ceiling of a room, Od.22.298, IG12.373.246, Hdt.2.148, Pherecr.121, Ar.Nu.173, etc.: pleon., “καταστέγασμα τῆς .Hdt.2.155 ; διελεῖν τὴν . take off the tiling, Th. 4.48 ; cf. “κέραμος11.2: pl., woodwork of the roof, Thphr.HP5.3.7.
2. top of a beehive, Arist.HA624a6.
II. Syrian name of a plant, = κροκοδιλιάς, Aët.11.2.
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    • Aristophanes, Clouds, 173
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.148
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.155
    • Homer, Odyssey, 22.298
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.48
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