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1

nōscō

, nōscere, nōvī, nōtus
To become acquainted with, to know

2

dicāx

, dicācis
Sharp tongued, witty

3

urbānus

, a, um
Of the city, urbane, sophisticated

4

Longē

, adv.
Far, far and wide, by far

5

Perscrībō

, perscrībere, perscrīpsī, perscrīptus

To write out fully, to write down

6

Palimpsestum

, ī, n.
Palimpsest (parchment or papyrus form from which old writing has been scraped off)

7

Carta

, ae, f.
Sheet of papyrus

8

Rēgius

, a, um
Royal, fit for kings, high-quality, expensive

9

Liber

, librī, m.
Papyrus roll

10

Umbilicus

, ī, m.
Navel, stick/cylinder

11

Lōrum

, ī, n.
Strap, leather tie

12

Ruber

, rubra, rubrum
Red

13

Membrāna

, ae, f.
Skin of a sheep or goat prepared for use as writing material, parchment, cover/wrapper

14

dērigō

dērigere, dērexī, dērēctus
To arrange along a fixed line, to line/rule

15

Plumbum

, ī, n.
Lead

16

Pūmex

, pumicis, m.
Pumice stone

17

Aequō

, āre, āvī, ātus
To make level, smooth

18

Bellus

, a, um
Pretty, charming, handsome

19

Ūnus

, a, um
One (of a class), an ordinary

20

Caprimulgus

, ī, m.
Goat-milker, goatherd

21

fōssor

, fōssōris, m.
Ditch-digger

22

Rūrsus

, adv.
Again; on the contrary

23

Abhorreō

, abhorrēre, abhorruī
To shrink back from, be different from

24

mūtō

, āre, āvī, ātus
To change

25

Modo

, adv.
Only, just now

26

Scurra

, ae, m.
An urbane and witty man, a wit

27

Quis,

qua/quae, quod
Indefinite pronoun after sī
Anyone, anybody, somebody

28

scītus

, a, um
Knowing, shrewd, sharp

29

Īnficētus

, a, um
Witless, dull-witted, crude

30

Simul

Simul ac, conj.
As soon as

31

Poēma

, poēmatis, n.
Poem

32

Attingō

, attingere, attigī, attāctus
To touch, undertake

33

beātus

, a, um
Happy

34

Fallō

, fallere, fefellī, falsus
To mislead, decieve

35

Quisquam

, quisquam, quicquam
Indef. pronoun
Anyone, anything

36

Mantica

, ae, f.
Wallet, knapsack

37

Error

, errōris, m.
Wandering; mistake, delusion

38

Attribuō

, attribuere, attribuī, attribūtus

39

Quisque

, quaeque, quidque
Pronoun
Each, every one, every thing

40

probē

, adv.
Correctly, thoroughly, well