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πρόσειμι

to be added to

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παρα + acc.

along beside

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προς + gen

on the side of

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ἀπογεφυρόω

fence with dykes, bank off

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ῥέω

flow, run with water

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ψάμμινος, η, ον

sandy

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ἄνωθεν

from above, higher

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ὅσος

as great as

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ἐκατόν

a hundred, many

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ὁ ἀγκων, ῶνος

bend of the arm, nook

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ἡ ἀγκοινα (ἀγκωνη)

anything enfolding

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προσχώννυμι

[aor. προσέχωσα] heap upon, deposit

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ἀποξηραίνω

dry up

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ῥεῖθρον

bed/channel of river

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ὀχετεύω

conduct water by a conduit ot canal

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ἐργνύω

to enclose

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φράσσω

fence in, hedge round

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ῥηγνυμι

break asunder, render, shatter

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κατακλύζω

deluge, inundate

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χέρσος, ον

dry, firm

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κτίζω, ισω, ἔκτισα

people a country, found

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περιορύσσω

dig __ around

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απείρω

bar, damn off, keep away

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αξιαφησητος

worth telling

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ἱδρύω

settle [med] establish, set up, dedicate

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λογοποιός

prose writer, historian

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γενεαλογέω

trace a pedigree

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ἀναδέω

bind up, trace (ones family)

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πατρία

lineage

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ξύλινος, η, ον

wood, wooden

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περ

however much

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ἡ εἰκών, ονος

image

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ἄγιστος, ου

nearest, most likely

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ἀντιγενεηλογέω

give a different pedigree

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ὁ πίρωμις

[egyptian word] piromi, the main