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χυ_μ-ός , , (χέω) used much χυλός, though sts. distd. fr. it (v. χυλός).
I. juice of plants, Hp.Epid.6.6.3 (cf. Gal.17 (2).327), Pl.Ti.60a, 60b(pl.), Arist.HA554a13(pl.), 596b17, Thphr. HP9.1.1, al.
2. animal juices, 'humours', Hp.VM18, Arist.HA 556b22, PA676a16; juice in a wider sense covering 1.1 and 2, Id.Mete. 380b2 (pl.), 32: freq. in later writers, Gal.15.62, 16.497, Porph.Abst. 2.45, etc.; “ἡμίπεπτοι χ.Gal.6.258; πέψαι τοὺς χ. ib.253.
II. flavour,ἅμα τῇ γεύσει χ.Arist.Ph.245a9, cf. Mete. 356a13 (pl.), de An.414b11: but not of the action of causing taste, τοῦ χ. [ἐνέργεια] ἀνώνυμος ib.426a15; “ἰχθῦν . . , ἔχοντα τοὺς χ. ἐν αὑτῷArched.2.9; opp. ὀσμαί, χρόαι, Plu.2.646b (and so interchangeable with “χυλός11 (q.v.), Diocl.Fr.138): several varieties distd. by Thphr. CP6.4.1, cf. Plu.2.913b.
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    • Plato, Timaeus, 60a
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