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ἐρέπτομαι ,
A.feed on, c. acc., only in pres. part., mostly of granivorous animals, λωτόν, κρῖ λευκόν, πυρὸν ἐρεπτόμενοι, Il.2.776,5.196, Od.19.553, al.; of men, “λωτὸν .9.97, AP9.618 ; βότρυν ib.7.20 ; of fish, δημὸν . feeding on the fat of a carcase, Il.21.204.—Ep. Verb, used burlesquely by Ar.Eq.1295, ἐρεπτόμενον τὰ τῶν ἐχόντων:—Act., “ἐρέπτωeat, Nonn.D.40.306 ; also causal,=τρέφω, Hsch.
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