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ningit or ninguit , ēbat, nxit, 3, v. n. Gr. νίφει; cf. nix, and v. Serv. Verg. A. 4, 250,
I.it snows.
I. Lit.: “ningit,Col. 11, 2, 31; Verg. G. 3, 367: cum ninxerit caelestium molem mihi, Att. ap. Prisc. p. 882 P. (Trag. Rel. v. 101 Rib.).—
(β). In the pass. form: “totum istud spatium, quā pluitur et ninguitur,App. Flor. 1, p. 340, 39.—*
II. Transf., to shower down, scatter: “ningunt rosarum Floribus,Lucr. 2, 627.
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