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per-callesco , callŭi, 3,
I.v. inch. n. and a. *
I. Neutr., to become very hardened, very callous: “civitatis patientia percalluerat,Cic. Mil. 28, 76.—
II. Act., to get a good knowledge of; in perf., to be well acquainted with, to know well, be well versed in: “usum rerum,Cic. de Or. 2, 34, 137; so, “disciplinas Stoicas et dialecticas,Gell. 1, 22, 7: “leges,id. 20, 1, 20: “quinque et viginti gentium linguas,id. 17, 17, 2.
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