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lixa , ae, m. perh. linquo,
II. Transf.
A. In plur.: lixae , camp-followers, consisting of sutlers, cooks, servants, etc.: “lixas e castris submovit,Val. Max. 2, 7, 2: “lixae permixti cum militibus,Sall. J. 44: “ne lixae exercitum sequerentur,id. ib. 45: “agmini totidem lixas habenti quot milites,Quint. 8, 6, 42; Justin. 38, 10, 2.—
B. An attendant on a magistrate, App. M. 1, p. 113, 22.
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