A.The soldiers who fought before the pilani, i. e. the hastati and the principes, Liv. 8, 8.—
B. In Ammianus, = antesignanus, one who fought before the standards, 16, 12, 20. —
II.Trop., a competitor, a rival, Amm. 28, 1.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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