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ἐπιμύω , pf.
A.-μέμυ_καSor.2.27:—close the eyes, “τοὺς ὀφθαλμούςD.S. 1.48; “τὰ βλέφαραAret.SA1.5; “ὄμματαOpp.H.2.110: abs., close the eyes, Plb.4.27.7, Theoc.21.4 (cj.), Sens.17.14: metaph., die, Call.Epigr..41.5.
2.. wink at, in token of assent, Ar.V.934.
II.. intr., close over, τὰ βλέφαρα τοῖσι ὀφθαλμοῖσι ἐπιμύει close over the eyes, Aret.CA1.6, cf. SA1.5, Sor.l.c.; close up, of wounds, Opp.C. 2.290; “ταχὺ τὸν ὄγκον ἐπιμύεινOnos.19.3; ἐπι_μύοντας ὀλόσχους, prob.l. for ἐπημ-, Nic. Th.870, cf. Sch. ad loc.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Aristophanes, Wasps, 934
    • Polybius, Histories, 4.27.7
    • Aretaeus, De causis et signis acutorum morborum (lib. 1), 1.5
    • Aretaeus, De curatione acutorum morborum libri duo, 1.6
    • Diodorus, Historical Library, 1.48
    • Onasander, Strategicus, 19.3
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