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offenso , āvi, ātum, 1, v. freq. a. 1. offendo, strike or dash against (not in Cic. or Caes.).
I. Lit.: “sponte suā offensando ut semina rerum,Lucr. 2, 1059; so id. 6, 1053: “omnes offensare capita,dash their heads against the wall, Liv. 25, 37.—
II. Trop., to stumble, trip, falter in speaking, Quint. 10, 7, 10.—(Offensatus, Quint. 10, 3, 20, is a false reading for offensator, q.v.).
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