Μεγαρέων δάκρυα -> crocodile's tears, crocodile tears, superficial sympathy

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Μεγαρέων δάκρυα -> crocodile's tears, crocodile tears, superficial sympathy (lit. "tears of Megarians").
Photius, Lexicon μ 251.23:  "Tears of Megarians": garlic is widely grown in the Megarid, and gives rise to this saying about those who can make themselves weep. 
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