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Minturnae , ārum, f.,
I.a city of Latium, on the border of Campania, at the mouth of the Liris, in the neighborhood of which Marius concealed himself from Sylla in a marsh, Plin. 3, 5, 9, § 59; Liv. 9, 25, 3; Vell. 1, 14, 6; Hor. Ep. 1, 5, 5; Val. Max. 2, 10, 6; 8, 2, 2.—Hence,
II. Minturnensis , e, adj., of or belonging to Minturnæ: “populus,Liv. 27, 38: “litterae,written at Minturnæ, Cic. Att. 5, 3, 2: “flumen,” i. e. the Liris, Dig. 19, 2, 13.—Subst.: Minturnenses , ĭum, m., the inhabitants of Minturnæ, Vell. 2, 19, 2.
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