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ad-mōlĭor , ītus, 4, v. dep., move or bring one thing to or upon another (not in Cic.).
I. In gen.: “ubi sacro manus sis admolitus,put the hand to, lay hands on, Plaut. As. 3, 2, 24: “manus moli,App. M. 6, 10: “dejerantes sese neque ei manus admolituros, i. e. vim illaturos,id. Flor. 1, 7: “velut de industria rupes praealtas admolita natura est,has piled up, Curt. 8, 10, 24: “imagini regis manus admolitus,App. Flor. p. 344, 14 Elm.—
II. Esp. as a mid. voice, to exert one's self to reach a place, to strive or struggle toward a place: “ad hirundinum nidum,Plaut. Rud. 3, 1, 6.
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