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gĕnĭtūra , ae, f. root GEN, gigno,
I.a begetting, bearing, birth, generation (postAug.).
II. Transf.
A. Seed of generation: “profluvia geniturae (virorum),Plin. 22, 22, 40, § 83.—
B. That which is generated or created, a creature (eccl. Lat.): “spirantes (i. e. serpentes),Arn. 1, 8: “incredula,Tert. adv. Marc. 4, 23.—
C. In astrology, one's natal star or constellation, nativity: “reticere ipse genituram suam perseverabat,Suet. Aug. 94; id. Calig. 57; id. Ner. 6; id. Vit. 3; Eutr. 7, 20; Amm. 29, 1 al.
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