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-fundo , fūdi, fūsum, 3, v. a.,
I.to pour back; to pour out, cause to overflow, etc. (mostly poet. and in post-Aug. prose).
I. Lit.: quibus (vaporibus) altae renovataeque stellae atque omnis aether refundunt eodem et rursum trahunt indidem, * Cic. N. D. 2, 46, 118: “aequor refundit in aequor,Ov. M. 11, 488: “ponto refuso,Verg. G. 2, 163: “sanguinem, v. B. infra: luna glaciem refundit,melts, Plin. 2, 101, 104, § 223: “imis Stagna refusa vadis,flowing back, Verg. A. 1, 126; cf.: “Acheronte refuso,id. ib. 6, 107: “unda refunditur,Stat. Th. 9, 465: “Tiberis refusus,Tac. H. 1, 86: refusus Oceanus, i. e. flowing back into itself (the Homeric ἀψόρροος), Verg. A. 7, 225; Luc. 8, 797.—
B. Transf., of things not liquid: “refunditur alga,is flung back, Verg. A. 7, 590: “intestina,Cels. 7, 16: quam libenter tot spoliatis, tot trucidatis sanguinem et bona refudisses, i. e. hadst given back, restored, Plin. Pan. 40, 4; cf.: “refudimus Nilo suas copias,id. ib. 31, 3: “quod accepit,Dig. 12, 4, 5 fin.: “fructus venditori,ib. 18, 2, 6: “invicem impensas,ib. 19, 5, 5, § 4: huic dabis loricam, quam refundat, Val. Imp. ap. Treb. Pol. Claud. 14, 6; Veg. Mil. 1, 20. — Poet.: “refusa Conjugis in gremium,stretched out, lying at length, Luc. 8, 105: “refusis in spatium immensum campis,” i.e. outspread, Sil. 13, 322.—
II. Trop.: “fletu super ora refuso,pouring forth, Ov. M. 11, 657 (dub.; “al. profuso): necem in Tatiani consilia,” i. e. to infuse, Spart. Hadr. 9: per cujus oboedientiam humani generis culpa deleta, refusa justitia est, checked, satisfied, Ambros. Apol. David, 17, § 81.
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