A peculiar feature of the arable tract is the Pats (literally cups) or depressed lands near the river-banks.
They were probably marshes that have partially silted up by the yearly overflow of the streams. These pats bear the finest crops.
6) by the three operations of speculation (BEwpia), practice (71 - pats) and production (7roipacs), and made the following subdivisions: I.
Ants invite one another to work, or ask for food from one another, by means of pats with the feelers; and they respond to the solicitations of their guest-beetles or mites, who ask for food by patting the ants with their feet.
When she wants to know the name of anything, she points to it and pats my hand.