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Headword: *culei/a
Adler number: xi,94
Translated headword: timber-felling
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] the gathering of shipbuilding timbers.
Greek Original:
*culei/a: h( tw=n cu/lwn tw=n nauphghsi/mwn sullogh/.
Usage does not bear out the specificity of this gloss. Timber-felling for any purpose could be termed xulei/a; if the purpose was shipbuilding we are given extra information to that effect (so e.g. Polybius 3.42.3).
Keywords: botany; definition; historiography; military affairs; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: James L. P. Butrica ✝ on 18 February 2000@12:36:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (supplied headword; added note and keyword; cosmetics) on 10 July 2001@10:05:57.
David Whitehead (more keywords; raised status) on 16 September 2007@10:16:36.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 19 June 2013@05:10:36.


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