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plācābĭlis , e, adj. placo.
I. Pass., easy to be pacified, easily appeased, placable (class.): “inimicis te placabilem, amicis inexorabilem praebes,Auct. Her. 4, 15, 21; 4, 45, 58: “animi,Cic. Att. 1, 17, 4: ut eo placabiliorem praebeas, Anton. ap. Cic. Att. 14, 13, A fin.: “omnia habuisset aequiora et placabiliora,Cic. Verr. 2, 2, 38, § 95: “que quisque est major, magis est placabilis ira (al. irae),Ov. Tr. 3, 5, 31.—With ad: “Hortensii tam placabile ad justas preces ingenium,Liv. 4, 42, 9.—Poet.: “ara Dianae,placable, mild, gentle, Verg. A. 7, 764; so, “ara Palici,id. ib. 9, 585.—
II. Transf., act., pacifying, appeasing, moderating, pro pitiating, acceptable (ante- and post-class.): “te ipsum purgare ipsis coram placabilius est,is more fitted to appease, Ter. Ad. 4, 3, 17; id. Phorm. 5, 7, 68: “si una hostia placabilis, placabiliores utique hostiae plures,Lact. 4, 28, 7: “lingua,Vulg. Prov. 15, 4: “sacrificium,Lact. Epit. 67, 4: “hostia,Vulg. Num. 5, 8.—Adv.: plācābĭlĭter , act., soothingly, appeasingly, Gell. 7, 3, 19.
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