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αὐλών, ῶνος, ὁ, also ἡ S.Fr.549, Ar.Av.244, Carc.1, Philostr.Im. 2.6:—
hollow between hills or banks, defile, glen, h.Merc.95, Hdt.7.128,129, Ar.l.c. (lyr.); expld. as οἱ στενοὶ καὶ ἐπιμήκεις ποταμοί Sch. Il.Oxy.221 xiv 19.

2. channel, trench, A.Fr.167A, Hdt.2.100,127, X.An.2.3.10.

3. strait, Μαιωτικός A.Pr.731; πόντιαι αὐ. sea-straits, channels, S.Tr.100 (lyr.).

4. pipe, conduit, Pl.Ti.79a; metaph. of windpipe or duct, Arist.PA664a27, Gal.UP4.14.

5. furrow in an elephant's hide, Aret.SD2.13.