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prō-trūdo , si, sum, 3, v. a., thrust or push forwards, to thrust forth, push out (class.; syn.: proturbo, propello).
I. Lit.: “moles protruditur,Lucr. 4, 891; 4, 246 and 280: “cylindrum,Cic. Fat. 19, 43: is . . . domo atque nostrā familiā protruditur, Afran. ap. Don. Ter. 3, 4, 34 (Com. Rel. p. 174 Rib.; cf. Lachm. ad Lucr. II. p. 121); so, “protrudi penatibus,to be thrust out of doors, Amm. 29, 1, 21.—
II. Trop., of time, to put off, defer: “comitia in Januarium mensem,Cic. Fam. 10, 26, 3.
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