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πολυ?́φορ-ος , ον (parox.),
A.bearing much, productive, prolific,π. καὶ παμφόροςPl.Lg. 705b, cf. Str.6.3.9: Comp. “-ώτεροι, φοινικῶνεςJ.BJ4.8.2.
2. metaph., χρόνος π. πονηρίας ib.7.8.1: Sup., “τὸ κακὸν -ώτατονPh. 1.361.
II. that will bear much water, opp. ὀλιγοφόρος, of strong wine, Gal.15.669, Gp.7.23: metaph., πολυφόρῳ δαίμονι δυγκεκρᾶσθαι to have a fortune that wants tempering, Ar.Pl.853.
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    • Aristophanes, Plutus, 853
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 4.8.2
    • Flavius Josephus, The Jewish War, 7.8.1
    • Plato, Laws, 705b
    • Strabo, Geography, 6.3.9
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