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admīrābĭlis , e, adj. admiror.
II. That produces wonder, wonderful, astonishing, strange, rare, paradoxical: haec παράδοξα ili, nos admirabilia dicamus, Cic. Fin. 4, 27; cf. “id. Par. praef. and Par. 4: admirabile genus (causae), a quo alienatus est animus eorum qui audituri sunt,id. Inv. 1, 15, 20: “concursus,id. ib. 10, 7: “gloria,id. ib. 3, 26.—Comp.: “non esse admirabilius Romanos Graeciā pelli quam Hannibalem Italiā pulsum esse,Liv. 42, 50; also Flor. 4, 2, 47.—Sup. not used.—Adv.: admīrābĭlĭter (only in the posit.).
2. Paradoxically, strangely, παραδόξως, Cic. Tusc. 4, 16 fin.
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