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[補説]「とも」は、引用の格助詞「と」に、係助詞「も」の付いたものとも。

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How to parse "ものとも", when used at the end of a sentence in a Japanese dictionary entry?

もの = noun
と = quotative particle
も = particle "also"

I'd understand it as the shortened form of ...ものとも言われる, literally "is also said to be something..."

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