A.vote by show of hands away from; and so,
II. reject as unfit, “ἀ. τινὰ ἀπὸ τῆς τῶν ἐφήβων ἐπιμελείας” Din.3.15, cf. Arist. Ath.49.1; “αὑτὸν ἀ. τῆς ἀρχῆς” Plu.Nic.8: metaph., ἀ.τῆς ἡδονῆς τὸν ἄνδρα you vote his poetry devoid of sweetness, Max.Tyr.23.5.
3. abrogate, annul, “τὰς συνθήκας” D.23.172:— Pass., of laws, Id.24.21; of a peace, to be rejected, “ἐν τῇ ἐκκλησίᾳ” Ar.Pax668.