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ἀποπηδ-άω, leap off, esp. of riders, dismount, Plu.Fab.16, Jul.Or. 2.60a, etc.

II. start off from, turn away from, ἀπό τινος Hp.Art. 47; ἀ. ἀπὸ τῆς φύσιος from its natural position, of a joint, ib.61; metaph., ἀπὸ τοῦ λόγου Pl.Tht.164c; Σωκράτους X.Mem.1.2.16: abs., leap off, Pl.R.613b; stalk off, οἴχεται ἀποπηδήσας πρὸς ἄλλον Id.Lg. 720c; ἐς τὰ Περσῶν ἤθη Procop.Goth.1.24.

2. rebound, Arist. Aud.803b1, Ph.1.610.