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ἀφύσσω , Ep. impf.
A.ἄφυσσονCall.Cer.70: fut. ἀφύξω, Dor. ἀφυ^σιολογ-ξῶ Theoc.7.65: aor. “ἤφυ^σαOd.9.165, Ep. “ἄφυσσα2.379, E.IA1051 (lyr.), imper. “ἄφυσσονOd.2.349:—Med., aor. ἠφυ^σάμην, Ep. “ἀφύσσατοIl.16.230:—draw liquids, esp. from a larger vessel with a smaller, “νέκταρ ἀπὸ κρητῆρος ἀφύσσωνIl.1.598, cf. Od.9.9; “οἶνον ἐν ἀμφιφορεῦσιν ἠφύσαμεν9.165; “εἰς ἄγγε᾽ ἀφύσσαι δῶρα ΔιωνύσουHes. Op.613:—Pass., πίθων ἠφύσσετο οἶνος was drawn from the winejars, Od.23.305: metaph., ἄφενος καὶ πλοῦτον ἀφύξειν draw full draughts of wealth, i.e. heap it up, τινί for another, Il.1.171; “. νέκταρ ἐρώτωνAP5.225 (Paul. Sil.).
2. sound, probe,ἰητὴρ ἕλκος .Opp.H.2.597.
II. Med., draw for oneself, help oneself to,οἶνον ἀφυσσόμενοςIl.23.220; ἀπὸ Κηφισοῦ ῥοὰς . . ἀφυσσαμέναν, of Aphrodite, E.Med.836 (lyr.); φύλλα ἠφυσάμην I heaped me up a bed of leaves, Od.7.286, cf. 5.482: metaph., “αἰῶνος σπειρήματ᾽ ἀφυσσάμενοςApp.Anth.3.186.—Trag. only in E. l.c. and IA1051.
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