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gĕnĕrātim , adv. genus; cf. also generalis.
I. By kinds, species, classes, or divisions (freq. and class.): “generatim reddita finis Crescendi rebus constat, etc.,Lucr. 1, 584; cf. id. 1, 597: “ut cupide generatim secla propagent,id. 1, 20; 1, 229; 563; “2, 347 al.: primum nomen omnium (avium): alites ab alis, volucres a volatu. Deinde generatim: de his pleraeque ab suis vocibus, ut haec upupa, cuculus, corvus, etc.,Varr. L. L. 5, § 75 Müll.; cf. id. ib. 5, § “146 ib.: ergo ab universa provincia generatimque ab singulis ejus partibus diligitur,Cic. Verr. 2, 2, 69, § 168: “aut publice civitas istos honores habent, aut, si generatim, homines ut aratores, ut mercatores, ut navicularii,id. ib. 2, 2, 55, § 137; cf. Caes. B. C. 3, 32, 1: “Germani suas copias castris eduxerunt generatimque constituerunt paribusque intervallis Harudes, Marcomanos, Triboccos, etc.,” i. e. by nations, id. B. G. 1, 51, 2 (Metaphr. κατὰ φυλάς); cf.: “Galli generatim distributi in civitates,id. ib. 7, 19, 2: Caesar contione habita Cordubae omnibus generatim gratias agit: civibus Romanis, quod, etc. ... Hispanis, quod, etc. . . . Gaditanis, quod, etc., after their kind, i. e. according to their services, id. ib. 2, 21, 1: “exponere argumenta,Cic. Ac. 2, 15, 47: “componere,id. de Or. 1, 41, 146; cf. id. ib. 1, 13, 58: “ne omnia generatim sacra omnesque percenseam deos,Liv. 5, 52, 6: “qua haut dubie major aliquanto summa ex numero plaustrorum ponderibusque auri, argenti generatim ab ipso scriptis efficitur,id. 45, 40, 1 Weissenb. ad loc.: “proprios generatim discite cultus, Agricolae,Verg. G. 2, 35.—
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