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mīmĭcus , a, um, adj., = μιμικός,
I.of or belonging to mimes, mimic, farcical (class.).
I. Lit.: “ne aut scurrilis jocus sit, aut mimicus,farcical, extravagant, Cic. de Or. 2, 59, 239; Quint. 6, 1, 47 Spald.—
II. Trop.: “res mimicae et ineptae,Plin. Ep. 7, 29, 3: “mors,mimic, feigned, Petr. 94 fin.—Hence, adv.: mīmĭcē , like a mime, farcically, Cat. 42, 8; Tert. Apol. 46; Sen. Contr. 2, 12, 5.
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