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  • n. Plural form of pentecosty.

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Examples

  • There were seven divisions in the field, besides the Sciritae who numbered six hundred; in each division there were four pentecosties, in every pentecosty four enomoties, and of each enomoty there fought in the front rank four.

    The History of the Peloponnesian War

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