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intrō-dūco , duxi, ductum, 3, v. a.,
I.to lead or bring into a place, to conduct into or within (syn.: induco, immitto).
I. Lit.
(γ). With ad and acc.: “ad regem,Curt. 6, 7, 17. —
II. Trop.
A. To bring in, introduce: “philosophiam in domos,Cic. Tusc. 5, 4: “aliquem in possessionem,Dig. 25, 5, 2: “ambitionem in senatum,to introduce, Cic. Phil. 11, 8, 19; Dig. 9, 4, 26: “senatusconsulta,ib. 29, 5, 1. —
2. Esp., in speaking or writing, to introduce a person or subject: “Catonem senem disputantem,Cic. Lael. 1, 3: “sermones,Quint. 9, 2, 30: “fictam narrationem,id. 4, 2, 19; cf.: “pictores animas sensibus auctas,represented, Lucr. 3, 630.—
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