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ad-bĭbo , bĭbi, bĭbĭtum, 3, v. a. ad, intens.,
I.to drink (not in Cic.).
II. Trop., of discourse, to drink in, Plaut. Mil. Gl. 3, 3, 10 (cf. devorare dicta, id. As. 3, 3, 59, and Ov. Tr. 3, 5, 14; Sid. Carm. 16, 126).—Hence of instruction, to drink in eagerly, to listen to attentively: “nunc adbibe puro Pectore verba, puer,Hor. Ep. 1, 2, 67.
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