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gestĭcŭlor , ātus, 1,
I.v. dep. n. and a. [gesticulus], to make mimic or pantomimic gestures, to gesticulate (perhaps not anteAug.; cf.: “gestum agere,Cic. de Or. 2, 57, 233): “scissor ad symphoniam gesticulatus laceravit obsonium,Petr. 36: “gesticulandi saltandique studium,Suet. Dom. 8; Front. Orat. 1: “jocularia carmina lasciveque modulata, quae vulgo notuerunt, etiam gesticulatus est,he represented in pantomime, Suet. Ner. 42.—Part. in pass. signif.: “gesticulati motus,pantomimic movements, Sol. 27 fin.
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