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Definition of Cleruchy
1. cleruch [n CLERUCHIES] - See also: cleruch
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cleruchy
Literary usage of Cleruchy
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1. Studies in Classical Philology by University of Chicago (1902)
"We have five receipts dealing with cleruchy 83. ... Cases like this make it seem at least possible that a cleruchy was not always a single particular ..."
2. Public Organization in Ancient Greece: A Documentary Study by Nicholas F. Jones (1987)
"... presence was again established, in 361, in the form of a cleruchy; ... that it could actually have been put to use in the cleruchy.1 Possibly relating ..."
3. The Constitutional Antiquities of Sparta and Athens by Gustav Gilbert (1895)
"When a cleruchy was to be established,1 the ... of the cleruchy hag full powers to superintend their establishment. ... of the cleruchy see also Boeckh, ..."