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γναφείῳ ὁδὸς εὐθεῖα καὶ σκολιὴ (ἡ τοῦ ὀργάνου τοῦ καλουμένου κοχλίου ἐν τῷ γναφείῳ περιστροφὴ εὐθεῖα καὶ σκολιή· ἄνω γὰρ ὁμοῦ καὶ κύκλῳ περιέρχεται) μία ἐστί, (φησί,) καὶ ἡ αὐτή.

ippolytus , Refutatio Omnium Haeresium, IX, 10, 3

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  • The path of the carding wheels is straight and crooked (KAHN)
  • The way of fullers is straight and crooked {the rotation of the instrument in the fuller’s shop is straight and crooked, since it moves up and by circles at the same time}, one and the same. (LEBEDEV)