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κατασπάω , fut. -άσω [α^]: pf. -έσπα^κα Ar.Eq.718:—
b. gather fruit from, τὸν ἐλαιωνοπαράδεισον, prob. in PSI1.33.26 (iii A.D.).
2. Pass., to be displaced downwards, of a dislocated bone, Hp.Mochl. 4, 5; to be convulsed, suffer a spasm, Id.Epid.3.17.β́ (or perh. to be drawn, as in facial paralysis); fall into a trance, PMag.Lond.121.549.
II. draw down or forth, “τὰ γυναικεῖαHp.Epid.6.8.32, cf. Arist.GA750b35; “γάλαDsc.3.58; draw off, “τὸ τὴν νοῦσον παρέχονHp.Loc.Hom.30 (Pass.); χυμοὺς κ. [τὸ λουτρόν] App.Anth.3.158.
III. quaff, swallow down, Ar.Eq.718, Ra.576, Antiph.204.13.
IV. pull down, οἶκον, ἄλση, LXX 2 Ch.24.7, 34.7; τὰ ὑψηλά ib. 31.1, cf. PTeb.5.134 (ii B.C., Pass.); “τὴν ΣμύρνανStr.14.1.37, cf. 16.2.30 (Pass.); κ. τὰς τάξεις break the ranks, Plb.1.40.13: metaph., Phld. D.1.17.
V. lower, “τὴν φωνήνAntyll. ap. Orib.6.9.5.
VI. precipitate, Zos.Alch.p.195 B. (Pass.).
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