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Choëphori

[koh-ef-uh-rahy] /koʊˈɛf əˌraɪ/
noun
1.
a tragedy (458 b.c.) by Aeschylus.
Also called The Libation-bearers.
Compare Oresteia.
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  • The choephori, like the plays of schylus generally, consists of scenes from a story taken as known.

    Dramatic Technique

    George Pierce Baker
  • The choephori (Libation-bearers), the second play of the trilogy, opens with the entry of Orestes.

    Authors of Greece T. W. Lumb

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