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per-torquĕo , ēre, v. a.,
I.to twist awry, to distort: “ora foedo sapore,Lucr. 2, 401.—
II. To hurl, vent: quam senticosa verba pertorquet, Afran. ap. Fest. p. 339 Müll. and ap. Paul. ex Fest. p. 333 ib. (Com. Rel. v. 1 Rib.).
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