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ἀλοιφ-ή , , (ἀλείφω)
A.anything with which one can smear or anoint; esp. hog's-lard, grease, either in carcase, Il.9.208, or when melted for use, 17.390.
2. unguent, Od.6.220, 18.179.
3. paint, varnish, etc., Pl.Criti.116b, cf. IG22.463.85, LXX Mi.7.11, etc.; “νεώςPolyaen. 5.34.
II. anointing, laying on of unguents or paint, “. μύρωνPl.Alc.1.122c.
III. erasure, LXX Ex.17.14, Plu.2.611a.
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