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Plutarch, Apophthegmata Laconica 225C12

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Engine of war: P. and V. μηχανή, ἡ. P. μηχάνημα, τό (Dem. 115, 124, etc.). Battering ram: P. κριός, ὁ. For reference to military engines, see Thuc. 2, 76; 4, 100 and 115.