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in-nītor , nixus or nīsus, 3, v. dep., lean or rest upon, to support one's self by any thing.
I. Lit.
(β). With in and acc.: “in Pansam fratrem innixus,Plin. 7, 53, 54, § 182.—
B. In partic., to lean upon in order to press down, to press or bear upon: “elephantus lixam genu innixus,Hirt. B. Afr. 84.—
II. Trop.
B. In partic., to end, terminate: syllabae nostrae in b litteram et d innituntur, Quint. 12, 10, 32.—
C. Innixum sidus, i. q. En gonasi, Avien. Arat. 205.
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