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χάλιξ [α^], ι^κος, and ,
A.small stone, pebble, in pl., Arist.Fr.213; “ἐστρωμένη χάλιξιν ὁδόςLuc.Trag.226.
2. freq. as collect. in sg., gravel, rubble, used in building, Th.1.93, PCair.Zen.760 (iii B. C.), PPetr.3p.290 (iii B. C.), Plu.Cim.13; τῇ χ. καταμείξαντες τὴν ἀμμοκονίαν, so as to make concrete, Str.5.4.6: pl., Ar.Av.839; χ. σιδηραῖ dub. sens. in IG12.314.44.
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    • Aristophanes, Birds, 839
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.93
    • Strabo, Geography, 5.4.6
    • Plutarch, Cimon, 13
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