metic

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

me·tic

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μέτοικος (métoikos, foreigner, metic)

Noun[edit]

metic (plural metics)

  1. In ancient Greece, a resident alien who did not have citizen rights and who paid a tax for the right to live there.

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External links[edit]

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