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lectŭlus , i, m. dim. id.,
I.a cosey couch, a bed.
II. In partic.
A. A small couch for reclining on at meals, an eatingcouch: “statuite hic lectulos,Plaut. Pers. 5, 1, 6: “lectuli Puniciani,Cic. Mur. 36, 75.—
B. A funeral-bed, bed of state, Tac. A. 16, 11.—
C. A reading-couch, lounge, settee, sofa, Plin. Ep. 5, 5, 5; Ov. Tr. 1, 1, 38.—
D. A bridal-bed, Mart. 10, 38, 7; “in full, lectulus matrimonialis,Quint. Decl. 1, 13.
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