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in-tŭmesco , mŭi, 3,
I.v. n. inch., to swell up; to rise (poet. and in post-Aug. prose).
B. Transf., to rise, be elevated, of the surface of the ground: “loco tamen ipso paululum intumescente,Col. 1, 4, 10; cf.: “nec intumescit alta viperis humus,Hor. Epod. 16, 52.—
II. Trop.
B. To become angry: “intumuit vati,Ov. P. 4, 14, 34: “Juno, quod, etc.,id. F. 6, 487; id. M. 8, 582 al.
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