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ĭn-esco , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a.
I. To allure with bait, to entice (syn.: prolecto, illicio; mostly post- Aug.).
B. Trop., to entice, deceive: “homines,Ter. Ad. 2, 2, 12: “specie parvi beneficii inescamur,Liv. 41, 23, 8: “inescandae multitudinis causa,Vell. 2, 13.—
II. To fill with food, to satiate (only in part. perf. and in App.): “gravi odore sulphuris inescatus,App. M. 9, p. 228, 22; so id. ib. 7, p. 194, 8.
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