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fleece

Ἔρως ἀνίκατε μάχαν -> O love, invincible in battle!
Sophocles, Antigone, 781

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substantive

Ar. and P. κώδιον, τό, Ar. and V. πόκος, ὁ.

wool: Ar. and P. ἔριον, τό (or pl.). V. μαλλός, ὁ, λῆνος, τό.

skin: P. and V. δέρμα, τό, δορά, ἡ (Plato), V. δέρος, τό, δέρας, τό.

verb transitive

Ar. πεκτεῖν.

Met., be fleeced, cheated: Ar. πεκτεῖσθαι, πτερορρυεῖν, τίλλεσθαι.