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Hetærism (3 syl.)

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Prostitution.

The Greek hetaira (a concubine). According to Plato, “Meretrix, specioso nomine rem odiosam denotante.” (Plut. et Athen.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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