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laudābĭlis , e, adj. laudo,
I.to be praised, praiseworthy, laudable (class. and freq.).
II. Transf., valuable, precious, excellent (post-Aug.): “mel,Plin. 11, 15, 15, § 38: “terra,id. 17, 4, 3, § 28.—Comp.: “laudabilius vinum,Plin. 14, 3, 4, § 36.— Hence, adv.: laudābĭlĭter , in a praiseworthy manner, praiseworthily, laudably, ad recte, honeste, laudabiliter, postremo ad bene vivendum, Cic. Tusc. 5, 5, 12: “laudabiliter ac placabiliter propitiandi judices,by flattering expressions, Gell. 7, 3.— Comp.: “laudabilius,Val. Max. 5, 1, 2 ext.; 5, 4, 3.—Sup. of the adj. and adv. appear not to occur.
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