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abrumpō -rumpere -rūpī -ruptum

break off, sever

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acus -ūs m.

hairpin

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admoveō -movēre -mōvī -mōtum

move to, apply to; (mil.) move up (into position)

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anus -ūs f.

old woman, hag; sorceress

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Apollō -inis m.

Apollo

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arānea -ae f.

spider’s web; spider

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arduus -a -um

towering, lofty

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āter -tra -trum

dark, black

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Bacchē -ēs f.

a Bacchante

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Bacchus -ī m.

Bacchus

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brācchium -ī n.

the forearm (elbow to hand), arm

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cantō -āre

bewitch

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capillus -ī m.

hair

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captīvus -a -um

captured, captive

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cedrus -ī f.

cedar

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clāmō -āre

shout, call

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clīvōsus -a -um

steep, hilly

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colōrātus -a -um

colored

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conspiciō -spicere -spexī -spectum

notice, attract attention, catch the eye of

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consuētus -a -um

accustomed, usual

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cortex -icis m.

bark, shell

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crīnis -is m.

lock of hair; (pl. or collective sg.) hair

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decens decentis

becoming, seemly, attractive

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dēnsus -a -um

thick, dense; frequent

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dēripiō -ripere -ripuī -reptum

snatch away, tear down

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dēsistō -sistere -stitī

stand away, withdraw; desist

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dīgerō -gerere -gessī -gestum

separate, spread

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Diōnē -ēs f.

Dione, the mother of Aphrodite; often used for Aphrodite/Venus herself

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dispendium -ī n.

expenditure, expense, loss

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dispōnō -pōnere -posuī -positum

arrange, put in place; (mil.) to post, station

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docilis -e

teachable, responsive (to styling)

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emō emere ēmī emptum

buy, purchase

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ērudiō -rudīre -rudiī -rudītum

to instruct, train; free from roughness

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ferreus -a -um

made of iron; hard-hearted, cruel

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fīlum -ī n.

thread, string

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flexus -ūs m.

curl, wave; the act of bending or curling

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formōsus -a -um

shapely, beautiful

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gena -ae f.

cheek

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Germānia -ae f.

Germany

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gracilis -e

slender, thin

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grāmen -inis n.

grass, plant, herb

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gremium -ī n.

lap

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Haemonius, -a, -um

Haemonian, Thessalian

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herba -ae f.

herb

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Īda -ae f.

Mount Ida

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immemor -oris

unmindful, forgetful

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ineptus -a -um

foolish

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ingenuus -a -um

tender, delicate

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instar n.

the equivalent, just like (+ gen.)

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insum -esse -fui

be in or on, be present

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invidus -a -um

envious, jealous

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lānūgō -inis f.

soft hair, down

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lassus -a -um

tired, weary

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lavō lavāre lāvī lautum

wash, bathe

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madidus -a -um

moist, wet; drunk

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māne

(early in the) morning

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medicō -āre

treat, medicate (with); dye (with)

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merx mercis f.

commodity

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minuō minuere minuī minūtum

make smaller, lessen, diminish

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nātīvus -a -um

native, natural

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nectō nectere nexī nexum

tie, bind, connect, weave

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neglegō -legere -lexī -lectum

neglect, disregard

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neuter -tra -trum

neither

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nexilis -e

plaited, intertwined

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ō

oh!

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ocellus -ī m.

a (little) eye

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ōmen -inis n.

omen, augury

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ornātrix -icis f.

hairdresser, lady’s maid

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ornō -āre

decorate, beautify; arrange (hair); equip

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paelex -icis f.

a mistress who was a rival to a wife or lover

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patienter

(adv.) patiently

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pecten -inis m.

comb

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perfidus -a -um

faithless, treacherous, false

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pingō pingere pinxī pictum

paint, dye

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postmodo

(adv.) later, presently

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prōtegō -tegere -texī -tectum

cover, conceal; protect

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purpureus -a -um

purple

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removeō -movēre -mōvī -mōtum

move back, withdraw, remove

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reparābilis -e

reparable, recoverable

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rubeō -ēre

redden, blush

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rubor -ōris m.

redness of face, a feeling of shame

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saucius -a -um

wounded

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sēmisupīnus -a -um

half-supine, half-reclining on one’s back

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Sēres -um m.

Chinese

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spatiōsus -a -um

wide, spacious, large

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speculum -ī n.

mirror

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sponte

(abl. sg. as adv.) naturally, by nature; voluntarily

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Sygamber -bra -brum

of the Sygambri

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temere

(adv.) at random, casually

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tenuis -e

slender, thin

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Thrācius -a -um

Thracian

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tingō tingere tinxī tinctum

wet, moisten; dye, color

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torum -ī n.

bed, couch, cushion

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trabs -is f.

beam, tree

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triumphō -āre

triumph, have a triumph

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ūmeō -ēre

be wet, moist

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ūrō ūrere ussī ustum

burn

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vallēs -is f.

vale, valley

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vēlum -ī n.

sail; fabric

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venēnum -ī n.

magic potion, poison; dye

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vexō -āre

attack constantly, harass, vex

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viridis -e

green