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ἀγωγός, όν, leading, guiding, and as Subst., guide, Hdt.3.26; escort, Th.2.12, cf. 4.78; ἀ. ὕδατος aqueduct, Mon.Anc.Gr.19.5 (pl.); without ὕδατος, Just.Nov.128.16 (pl.): c. gen., δύναμις ἀνθρώπων ἀ. power of leading men, Plu.Lyc.5.

II. leading towards, ἐπί τι Pl.R.525a, Phld.D.3.12; εἰς ..Plu.Per.1.

III. drawing, attracting, δύναμις ἀ. τινος, of the magnet, Dsc.5.130.

2. drawing forth, eliciting, χοαὶ νεκρῶν ἀγωγοί E.Hec.536; δακρύων ἀ. Id.Tr.1131; γυναικείων Hp.Aph.5.28; ἐμμήνων Dsc.1.16.

3. abs., attractive, Plu.Crass.7; τὸ ἀ. attractiveness, Id.2.25b.