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fictĭlis , e, adj. fictus, from fingo,
I.made of clay, earthen, fictile.
I. Adj.: “si id in ceris fingeretur aut fictilibus figuris,Cic. N. D. 1, 26, 71: “Summanus,id. Div. 1, 10, 16: “vasa,id. Att. 6, 1, 13: “pocula,Tib. 1, 1, 39: “dolia,Plin. 35, 12, 46, § 158: olla rudis fictilis, Varr. ap. Non. p. 223.—Jestingly applied to labelled wine-bottles: “ibi tu videas litteratas fictiles epistolas, Pice signatas,Plaut. Poen. 4, 2, 14.—
II. Subst.: fic-tĭle , is, and more freq. in plur., fictĭlĭa , ĭum, n.
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