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I.occurs in Hom.:— to drive out from, ἄντρου ἐξήλασε μῆλα Od.; absol. to drive afield, of a shepherd, id=Od.:—esp. to drive out or expel from a place, id=Od., Aesch., etc. drive out horses or chariots, Il.: Mid. to drive out one's horses, Theocr.; so, ἐξελαύνειν στρατόν to lead out an army, Hdt.: hence
3.intr. to march out, Hdt.: to drive or ride out, Thuc. knock out, Od. beat out metals, Hdt.

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