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ac-cŭbo (adc. ), āre, 1, v. n., t. t. (the forms accubui and accubitum belong to accumbo),
I.to lie near or by a thing.
I. In gen., constr. with dat. or absol.: “quoi bini castodes semper accubant,Plaut. Mil. 2, 2, 57: “Furiarum maxima juxta accubat,Verg. A. 6, 606: “accubantes effodiunt,Plin. 35, 6, 19, § 37.—Rarely with acc.: “lectum,App. M. 5, p. 160.—Of things: “nigrum nemus,Verg. G. 3, 334: “cadus (vini),Hor. C. 4, 12, 18.—Also of places (for adjacere): “theatrum Tarpeio monti accubans,Suet. Caes. 44.—Esp.
B. To lie with, Plaut. Bacch. 1, 1, 39; 3, 3, 50; Suet. Vesp. 21.
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