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-vŏco , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a., call apart or aside, to call away to some particular place (class.; a favorite word of Cic.; syn. seduco).
I. Lit.: “sevocare singulos hortarique coepit,Caes. B. G. 5, 6: “erum,Plaut. Men. 5, 9, 25: “hunc,Ov. M. 2, 836: “maxime placitam (feminam ad stuprum),Suet. Calig. 36: “aliquem,Cic. Phil. 2, 14, 34: “plebem in Aventinum,id. Mur. 7, 15; cf.: “tribuni plebis, ne quis postea populum sevocaret, capite sanxerunt,should call a meeting of the people out of the city, Liv. 7, 16 fin.: “quid tu te solus e senatu sevocas?separate yourself, Plaut. Aul. 3, 6, 13.—Less freq. with inanimate objects: “haud mediocriter de communi quicquid poterat ad se in privatam domum sevocabat,put aside, withdrew, subtracted, Cic. Quint. 3, 13.—
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