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ἀποτυφλ-όω ,
A.make quite blind,τινάArist.Mir.845a23; “τὴν ὅρασινD.S.3.37: metaph. of anger, Phld.Ir.p.68 W.:—Pass., to be blinded, Arist.HA602a2, 618b7; “τῶν ὄψεωνPorph.Abst.1.17: metaph., “χρήμασι πολλοῖς ὑπό τινωνJ.AJ20.6.1.
2. metaph., cut out the bud of a tree, Plu.2.529b.
3. make a spring fail, ib.703b:—Pass., to be obstructed,ἀποτυφλωθῆναι τοὺς πόρουςArist.Pr.879b7; “τὰς πηγάςStr. 1.3.16; “τὸν μαστόνAntig.Mir.45; “τὰ ἀγγεῖαAët.16.26.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Flavius Josephus, Jewish Antiquities, 20.6.1
    • Strabo, Geography, 1.3.16
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 3.37
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