Definition of Catastas
1. catasta [n] - See also: catasta
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Catastas
Literary usage of Catastas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Complete Works: With a Life of the Author Written by Himself by Laurence Sterne, David Herbert (1882)
"... wherein the action is mo entered upon and heightened till it an its state or height, called the catastas which usually takes up the second an acts, ..."
2. History of the Working and Burgher Classes by Adolphe Granier de Cassagnac, Benjamin Edwards Green (1871)
"... of holly-leaves on their heads.6 In the catastas were kept the slaves of great price, who were only shown to purchasers of some importance.7 Generally, ..."