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dīlūcesco , luxi, 3,
I.v. inch. n. [diluceo], to grow light, to begin to shine, to dawn; in the perf., to shine (rare but class.).
II. Pers.: omnem crede diem tibi diluxisse supremum, etc., * Hor. Ep. 1, 4, 13; cf. Gell. 3, 2.— Trop.: “donec diluxit rerum genetalis origo,Lucr. 5, 176: “ista dilucescant allucente misericordiā tuā,August. Civ. D. 11, 22.
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