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incepto , āre, v. freq. a. id.,
I.to begin, undertake, attempt (ante- and post-class.): “inceptas facinus facere,Plaut. Curc. 1, 1, 23; so, with inf.: “loqui,id. Trin. 4, 3, 23: “canere,Gell. 1, 11, 3: “quo iter inceptas?Plaut. Truc. 1, 2, 28: “quid inceptas?Ter. Eun. 5, 8, 1.—
II. Esp., to begin business, cum aliquo, i. e. to quarrel: “si cum illo inceptas homine,Ter. Phorm. 4, 3, 24.
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