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lepidum

lepidus, -a, -um

pleasant, charming, elegant; nice

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libellum

libellus, -i (masculine, 2nd)

little book, manuscript, journal, diary, memoir

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arido

aridus, -a, -um

dry, parched, arid

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expolitum

expolio, expolire, expolivi, expolitus (4th conjugation)

to smooth, polish, finish, adorn, embellish, refine, elaborate

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nugas

nuga, nugae (feminine, 1st)

jests, idle speeches, trifles

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aevum

aevum, -i (neuter, 2nd)

eternity, age, generation

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cartis

carta, -ae (feminine, 2nd)

paper, leaf of the Egyptian papyrus

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explicare

explico, explicare, explicavi, explicatus (1st)

to unfold, unroll, unfurl

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laboriosis

laboriosus, -a, -um

full of labor, laborious, toilsome, wearisome, difficult, troublesome

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quare

quare - adverb

by what means? whereby? how?
by means of which, whereby, in order that

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quicquid

quisquis, quidquid

whoever, whosoever, whatever, whatsoever, every one who, everything which
whoever it be, every one, each, everything, anything

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perenne

perennis, perenne

lasting throughout the year, everlasting, never failing, unceasing, perpetual

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saeclo

saeclum, -i (neuter, 2nd)

a race, generation, age, the people of any time
[figuratively] the spirit of the age, fashion
[of time] a lifetime, generation, age
a hundred years, century