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χερσ-εύω , intr.,
A.abide on dry land, live or lie thereon, S.Fr.321, E.Fr.636, Plu.2.982b.
2. to be dry land, opp. ἔνυδρος εἶναι, Arist.Mete.352a23.
b. lie waste or barren, X.Oec. 5.17, 16.5.
II. Pass., to be left as dry land, opp. πλωτὰ εἶναι, Arist.Mete.353a25 (v.l. -εύει).
III. make or leave barren, PTeb.61 (b).114, 74.29 (ii B. C.):—Pass., to be made, become barren, Plu.2.2d, Epist.Philipp. in IG9(2).517.30 (Larissa, iii B. C.), PTeb.61b).144, 202, al. (ii B. C.), BGU1120.31 (i B. C.), etc.
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    • Xenophon, Economics, 5.17
    • Xenophon, Economics, 16.5
    • Sophocles, Ichneutae, 321
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