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custody

Μολὼν λαβέ -> Come and take them
Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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Watch: P. and V. φυλακή, ἡ, φρουρά, ἡ, τήρησις, ἡ (Eur., Frag.), V. φρούρημα, τό.

Place of custody: P. and V. εἱρκτή, ἡ, or pl., P. δεσμωτήριον, τό.

Keep in custody: P. ἐν φυλακῇ ἔχειν.