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juncĕus , a, um, adj. id..
I. Made of rushes, rush-: “sporta,Col. 12, 6: “vincula,Ov. F. 4, 870: “cratis,Plin. 21, 14, 49, § 84.— Comically: nam mihi jam intus potione junceā onerabo gulam, with a rush-drink, i. e. with a rope of rushes, Plaut. Stich. 4, 2, 56.—
II. Like a rush: “herba caule junceo pedali,Plin. 25, 8, 47, § 85.—
B. Transf., slim, slender: “tam etsi bona'st natura, reddunt curatura junceam,Ter. Eun. 2, 3, 25 (Fleck.): pectora, Prud. στεφ. 3, 132: “proceritas columnarum,Cassiod. Var. 7, 15.
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