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φυ^τόν , τό, (φύω)
2. sucker, slip, Arist.Mir.834a16.
3. = κυνόγλωσσον, Ps.-Dsc.4.127.
II. generally, creature, A.Supp. 281, etc.; γυναῖκες . . ἀθλιώτατον φ. (collective) most miserable creatures, E.Med.231; “εἶτ᾽ οὐ περίεργόν ἐστιν ἄνθρωπος φ.;Alex.141.1; “κακὸν φ. πέφυκεν . . γυνήMen.Mon.304; also in Pl., “ἐμὲ καὶ σὲ καὶ τἆλλα φ.Sph.233e; “σωμάτων καὶ τῶν ἄλλων φ.Id.R.401a.
2. offspring,Χαρίτων φυτόνTheoc.28.7; φυτὸν οὐράνιον plant rooted in the sky, i.e. man, Pl.Ti.90a, cf. AP10.45 (Pall.(?)).
3. exceptionally, of iron, “κακὸν φ.Call. in PSI9.1092.49.
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