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cĭcōnĭa , ae, f.,
II. Meton.
A. A derisory bending of the fingers in the form of a stork's bill, Pers. 1, 58; Hier. prol. in Sophon. Ep. 125, n. 18.—
B. An implement in the form of a T, used by rustics to measure the depth of furrows, Col. 3, 13, 11.—
C. A transverse pole, moving upon a perpendicular post, for drawing water, etc. (syn. tolleno), Isid. Orig. 20, 15, 3.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 6.97
    • Plautus, Truculentus, 3.2
    • Horace, Satires, 2.2.49
    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 10.63
    • Persius, Saturae, 1
    • Columella, Res Rustica, 3.13.11
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