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θειόω , Ep. θεειόω , (θεῖον A)
A.fumigate with brimstone, “ὄφρα θεειώσω μέγαρονOd.22.482; θειώσας τὰς ἀλλοτρίας ἐπινοίας, metaph., from the clothes-cleaner, who used sulphur, Lysipp.4:—Med., δω-μα θεειοῦται he fumigates his house, Od.23.50.
3. smear with sulphur, Gal.1.658 (Pass.); ἔριον τεθειωμένον sulphurated, Orib.Fr. 35, Paul.Aeg.3.33.
II. in Alchemy, sulphurate, Ps.-Democr. ap. Zos.Alch.p.153B.
III. (θεῖος A) hallow, consecrate, Pl.Lg.771b, Ph.1.374.
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