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-vinco , vīci, victum, 3,
I.v. a., to conquer completely, overcome, subdue.
I. Prop. (class.; “for syn. cf.: vinco, supero, fundo, fugo, profligo, subigo, subicio, domo): Galliam Germaniamque,Caes. B. C. 3, 87; id. B. G. 7, 34; Hirt. ib. 8, 46: “devincere et capere Capuam,Cic. Agr. 2, 33, 90: “Poenos classe,id. de Sen. 13, 44; cf.: “Crotoniatas maximo proelio,id. N. D. 2, 2: “Sabaeae reges,Hor. Od. 1, 29, 3: “serpentem,Ov. H. 6, 37: “flumina,Stat. S. 5, 5, 63 et saep.—With ut and subj.: “Catonis sententia devicit, ut in decreto perstaretur,Liv. Epit. 49.— Poet.: “devicta bella,victoriously concluded, Verg. A. 10, 370.—
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