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porcīnus , a, um, adj. id..
I. Lit., of a hog, hog's, swine's: “polimenta,Plaut. Men. 1, 3, 28: “vox,Sen. Ira, 2, 12: “numen,Petr. Frag. 35: “caro, porcina,Vulg. 2 Macc. 6, 18.—
B. Subst.: porcīna , ae, f. (sc. caro), swine's flesh, pork, Plaut. Capt. 4, 2, 69; Cael. Aur. Acut. 1, 11, 95.—
II. Transf., in milit. lang.: “porcinum caput,a swine's head, a wedge-shaped order of battle, Veg. Mil. 3, 19 fin.
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