I.adjj. [pulex], of or belonging to fleas, producing fleas, flea-bearing: “herba,” Cael. Aur. Acut. 2, 37, 197; 3, 8, 97.—Hence, subst.: pūlĭcārĭa , ae, f., a plant, called also psyllion, Theod. Prisc. p. 1, 10.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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