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augmentum (in MSS. also augŭ-mentum ), i, n. augeo, increase, growth, augmentation (very rare; mostly post-Aug.).
I. Lit.: “augmentum corporis,Vulg. Eph. 4, 16: “crescit in augmentum Dei,ib. Col. 2, 19: “augmentum aut deminutio,Dig. 2, 13, 8: “fundi,ib. 2, 30, 8: “lunae,Pall. 13, 6 al.Plur.: “dabit capiti tuo augmenta gratiarum,Vulg. Prov. 4, 9; ib. 2 Macc. 9, 11.—
II. In the lang. of religion (cf. augeo, I. C.), a kind of sacrificial cake, Varr. L. L. 5, § 112 Müll.; so Arn. 7, p. 231 (where others read augmina).
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