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καταπέσσω , Att. καταπερί-ττω Thphr.CP2.11.10, later καταπερί-πτω (q. v.),
A.digest food, Diocl.Fr.141:—esp. in Pass., Arist.GA756b11; ἕως ἂν καταπεφθῇ [ τροφή] Id.Somn.Vig.457b19, cf. Hippiatr.46.
2. metaph., digest, keep from rising, “ΧόλονIl.1.81; -πέψαι μέγαν ὄλβον, i.e. bear great fortune meekly, Pi.O.1.55.
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