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in-contĭnens , tis, adj.
I. Not containing, not retaining (class., but not in Cic.): “uterus,Plin. 8, 43, 68, § 168.—
II. Incontinent, immoderate, intemperate: “homo,Plaut. As. 5, 2, 9: “Tityos,Hor. C. 3, 4, 77: “manus,id. ib. 1, 17, 26. — With gen.: “sui,Sen. Q. N. 3, 30, 5.—Hence, adv.: incon-tĭnenter , immoderately, intemperately (class.).
1. Lit.: “cibum assumit,Cels. 1, 3.—
2. Trop., incontinently: “nihil incontinenter esse faciendum,Cic. Off. 3, 8, 37 fin.
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