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πυ_γ-αῖος , α, ον, (πυγή)
A.of or on the rump:
I. τὸ π.,= πυγή, Hp. Art.57,78, Arist.HA620a15: pl., Archipp.41 (s.v.l.), Sor.1.102, Dsc. Eup.2.56, Hsch., Phot.; τὸ π. ἄκρον, of a bird, Hdt.2.76.
II. πυγαῖα, τά, in Architecture,= σπεῖρα, base of a column, Hsch.
III. = κατάπυγος, Suid.
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    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.76
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 78
    • Hippocrates, De articulis, 57
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