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acciō –īre –cīvī –cītus

to summon, call (> ad and cieo)

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Augusta –ae f.

Augusta (a name)

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avia aviae f.

grandmother; rooted prejudice; old wives' tale

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avus avī m.

grandfather; forefather, ancestor

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Capreae –ārum f.

Capreae, now Capri, an island in the Bay of Naples (> caper)

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cāsus cāsūs m. **

fall; occurrence; chance, misfortune

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cōgō cogere coēgī coāctus ***

to collect, gather, round up, restrict, confine; force, compel; convene; congeal

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comitor comitārī comitātus sum

to accompany

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contubernium –ī n.

tent–companionship, a dwelling together in a tent; slave marriage; sexual relationship

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dēterior dēterior dēterius; dēterior –ius; dēterrimus –a –um

worse

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dissimulātiō dissimulātiōnis f.

concealment

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dominus dominī m. **

master, lord

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ēliciō ēlicere ēlicuī

to allure, entice out, elicit

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expedītiō –ōnis f.

an enterprise against the enemy, expedition, campaign

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frāter frātris m. ***

brother

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hīc ***

here, in this place; at this time

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immeritō or inmeritō

unjustly, wrongly, without cause

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incrēdibilis incrēdibilis incrēdibile

incredible; extraordinary

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īnsidiae īnsidiārum f. pl. *

ambush, plot, treachery

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iūxtā

near, close, near by; at the same time; near to; according to

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laudō laudāre laudāvī laudātus *

to praise

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maneō manēre mānsī mānsūrus **

to remain, stay; await; abide; wait for; continue, endure, last; spend the night (sexual); lodge, stay

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māter mātris f. ****

mother

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melior melius

better

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nihil or nīl n. *****

nothing

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oblitterō or obliterō –āre –āvī –ātum

to cause to be forgottend, wipe out

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obsequium –ī n.

compliance, yieldingness, complaisance, indulgence

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occāsiō occāsiōnis f.

opportunity; chance; pretext, occasion

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patior patī passus sum ***

to experience, suffer, endure; permit, allow

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perinde

in the same manner, just as, quite as, equally, in like manner, just so

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praetextātus –a –um

wearing the toga praetexta

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prīmum ***

first; for the first time

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proavia –ae f.

great-grandmother

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quālis quāle **

what sort of; of which sort, as

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querēla querēlae f.

complaint

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relēgō relēgāre relēgāvī relēgātus

to send away, remove; consign, give in charge

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rōstrum rōstrī n.

beak, prow, speaker's platform

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Syriācus –a –um

Syrian, of Syria

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tantus –a –um *****

so much, so great, of such size; [tantus ... quantus => as much ... as]

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tentō tentāre tentāvī tentātus

to try, test

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tīrocinium –(i)ī n.

initial period of military service; coming of age

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toga togae f.

toga

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trānseō trānsīre trānsīvī/trānsiī trānsitus **

to go over, cross

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trānsmittō –ere –mīsī –missus

to send across; bear or convey across or over; give over; to cross, pass over, fly over, with acc. of the space crossed over; to make across, of a passage or voyage

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umquam *

ever

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unde **

from where, whence

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undēvīgintī; undēvīcēsimus –a –um

19, 19th