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- n. A Helot who was freed from the Spartan army after serving as a hoplite
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. In ancient Sparta, one of those Helots who were freed by the state in reward for military service.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ancient Sparta, a person newly admitted to citizenship; a newly enfranchised helot.
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