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κόκκος, ὁ, grain, seed, as of the pomegranate, h.Cer.372, 412, Hdt. 4.143, Hermipp.36, Hp.Mul.1.37, PTeb.273.47 (ii/iii A.D.); κ. Βαβυλώνιος Philostr.Ep.54; of the poppy, Euphro 11.11; of the pine, IG 14.966.12; of wheat, Philum.Ven.3.3; of weeds in corn, PLond.5.1697.13 (vi A.D.); cf. Κνίδιος: metaph., νόου δέ μοι οὐκ ἔνι κ. not a grain of sense, Timo66.3.

2. a measure, Dsc.2.166, Orib.Fr. 35.

II. 'berry' (gall) of kermes oak, used to dye scarlet, Thphr. HP3.7.3, Gal.12.32: hence, scarlet (the colour), Dromo 1.4, PHolm. 22.1.

2. κ. or κ. βαφική, ἡ, kermes oak, Quercus coccifera, Dsc.4.48, Paus.10.36.1.

III. pill, Alex.Trall.5.4.

IV. in pl., testicles, AP12.222 (Strat.).

2. pudenda muliebria, Hsch.