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thin

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

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verb transitive

P. and V. ἰσχναίνειν (Plato); see reduce.

adjective

lean: Ar. and P. ἰσχνός, λεπτός.

withered: P. and V. ξηρός.

Opposed to, thick, close: P. μανός.

scanty: P. and V. σπάνιος.

Met., poor: P. and V. φαῦλος.