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ποδ-ιαῖος (spelt -ιεῖος Anon. in Tht.27.6), α, ον, (πούς) a foot long, broad, or high, Hp.Art.73, IG12.372.119, X.Oec.19.4, etc.; φαίνεται μὲν ὁ ἥλιος π. Arist.de An.428b3.

2. Math., ἡ π. [γραμμή] side of one foot long, taken as the unit of length, Pl.Tht.147d, cf. Arist.Sens.446a6, Metaph.1052b33.

II. ποδιαῖον ποιησάμενοι ἐφιᾶσι loosen the sail by the πούς, Id.Mech.851b8.