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ἀποχωρ-έω, fut. -ήσομαι Th.3.13, D.25.78:—
go from or away from, δόμων Ar.Ach.456; ἐκ τοῦ στρατοπέδου Pl.R.394a.

2. abs., depart, πάλιν ἀ. E.IT265; withdraw, ἐπὶ τὰ ἀναγκαῖα v.l. in X.Cyr. 1.6.36; esp. after a defeat, retire, retreat, Th.2.89, etc.; πρὸς τὴν πόλιν X.HG4.4.11; ἐπὶ τῆς Κορίνθου Th.2.94.

3. ἀ.ἐκ τῶν πόλεων ..withdraw from .., give up possession of, X.HG5.2.13.

b. metaph., withdraw or dissent from opinions, δοξῶν Gal.15.356, cf. Arr.Epict.4.1.53.

4. turn out, succeed, Phld.Rh.1.105S.; of persons, κατὰ τρόπον ἀ. to be successful, ib.2.259S.

5. have recourse, εἴς, ἐπί τι, D.25.78.37.21.

II. pass off, esp. of the excretions of the body, Hp.Judic.10, X.Cyr.1.2.16; τὰ ἀποχωροῦντα excrements, Id.Mem.1.4.6; τὸ ἀποχωροῦν excretion, Arist.GA725b15.

III. of places, to be distant, μέρη ἀποκεχωρηκότα Plb.15.27.8; ἀ. ὡς πόδα to be a foot apart, Apollod.Poliorc.165.1.