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noose

Δύο γὰρ, ἐπιστήμη τε καὶ δόξα, ὧν τὸ μὲν ἐπίστασθαι ποιέει, τὸ δὲ ἀγνοεῖν.
Hippocrates

English > Greek (Woodhouse)

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subs.

P. and V. βρόχος, ὁ (Dem. 744). V. αἰώρα, ἡ, ἀρτάνη, ἡ; see also rope. Met., noose for hanging: Ar. and V. ἀγχόνη, ἡ (rare P.).