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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ancient Greece, a company of fifty soldiers.

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  • The half company is technically called a pentecostys, and a quarter company an enomoty, and the officers in charge of them respectively penteconter and enomotarch.

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  • a pentecostys, and a quarter company an enomoty, and the officers in charge of them respectively penteconter and enomotarch.

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