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-mŏvĕo , mōvi, mōtum, 2 (sync.
I.pluperf. remorant, Hor. S. 2, 1, 71; Sil. 11, 175; inf. remosse, Lucr. 3, 69; perf. remorunt, Ov. Ib. 240), v. a., to move back, draw back; to take away, set aside, withdraw, remove (freq. and class.; syn.: amolior, repono, segrego).
I. Lit.: “tolle hanc patinam, remove pernam,Plaut. Mil. 3, 1, 163 sq.: “pecora,Caes. B. C. 1, 48: “equos,Sall. C. 59, 1: “equos ex conspectu,Caes. B. G. 1, 25: “dapes,Ov. M. 8, 571: “mensam,id. ib. 13, 676: “frena, Hor.S.2, 7, 74: tegimen,to lay aside, Ov. M. 1, 674: “Aurora removerat ignes,had driven away, id. ib. 4, 81: “monstra,id. ib. 5, 216: “remoto atque ablegato viro,Cic. Verr. 2, 5, 31, § 82: “remotis arbitris,id. Off. 3, 31, 112: “custode remoto,Hor. A. P. 161: “remoto Hannibale,Just. 31, 5, 1: “quae jam infantem removerit,” i. e. has weaned, Plin. 28, 7, 21, § 72: “naves longas ab onerariis navibus,Caes. B. G. 4, 25: “cupas furcis ab opere,id. B. C. 2, 11: “castra sex milia ab oppido,Liv. 9, 24: “quae natura occultavit ab oculis,Cic. Off. 1, 35, 127: “bracchia a latere modice,Quint. 11, 3, 159: “comas a fronte ad aures,Ov. M. 5, 488: “se a corpore,Lucr. 3, 895: “se a vulgo,Hor. S. 2, 1, 71: “parvos natos a se,id. C. 3, 5, 43: “se a conspectu, Auct. B. Afr. 62: plura de medio (with auferre),Cic. Rosc. Am. 8, 23: “togam inde,Quint. 11, 3, 124: “oculos,Cic. Balb. 5, 11: “arcanis oculos profanos,Ov. M. 7, 256: “tactu viriles virgineo manus,id. ib. 13, 467: “toto sumus orbe remoti,id. P. 2, 2, 123: mensae remotae, Verg. A. 1, 216; Ov. M. 13, 676: “cum paulum ab legionibus nostros removissent,Caes. B. G. 5, 16: “aliquem ab exercitu, Auct. B. Afr. 54: praesidia ex iis locis, quae, etc.,Cic. Fam. 16, 12, 3: “se in montes ex urbe,Hor. S. 2, 6, 16: “ex oculis manus,Ov. M. 9, 390: “ut propinquis suis ultra ducentesimum lapidem removeretur,Tac. A. 2, 50.—
II. Trop.: “removete moram,Plaut. Stich. 2, 1, 37; Quint. 8, prooem. § 3;: “sumptum removit,Cic. Rep. 2, 14, 27: “hominum conscientiā remotā,id. Fin. 2, 9, 28: “remotā subtilitate disputandi,id. ib. 2, 38, 98: “omnia removistis, avaritiam, imperitiam, superbiam,Sall. J. 85, 45; cf.: “remoto metu,id. ib. 87, 4; Tac. Agr. 15: “remoto joco,jesting aside, Cic. Fam. 7, 11, 3: “remoto personarum complexu,Quint. 3, 6, 57; 12, 11, 30: “formam anilem,Ov. M. 6, 43: “soporem,id. ib. 6, 493: “obstantia fata,id. ib. 13, 373: remove istaec, no more of that (i. e. do not speak of it), Cic. ap. Suet. Caes. 49 fin.: “aliquem ab studio, Ter. Hec. prol. alt. 14: aliquem ab republicā,Caes. B. C. 3, 21; Liv. 5, 11: “aliquem ab hoc sermone,Cic. Lael. 9, 32: “aliquem a legibus (sc. ferendis),id. Q. Fr. 2, 6, 5: “aliquem a vitā (natura),Lucr. 5, 350: “se a negotiis publicis,Cic. Off. 1, 20, 69: “se ab omni ejusmodi negotio,id. Clu. 15, 43: “se ab amicitiā alicujus,id. Lael. 21, 77; cf.: “se ab aliquo,id. Att. 4, 8, b, 3: “se a suspitione,id. Agr. 2, 8, 22; cf.: “illam suspitionem ab sese removere,Cic. Verr. 2, 3, 59, § 136: “invidiam a se,Ov. M. 12, 626: “vim procul hinc,id. Am. 1, 14, 29: “(levissima) secerni arbitror oportere atque ex oratione removeri,Cic. de Or. 2, 76, 309: “quartum (statum) ex generalibus,Quint. 3, 6, 67: “omnes tribu remoti,Liv. 45, 15 Drak. N. cr.: “ordine,Tac. A. 13, 11: “quaesturā,Suet. Tib. 35: “pudorem thalamis,Ov. M. 8, 157; cf.: “se artibus suis,Cic. Or. 2, 5: “se ministerio sceleris,Ov. M. 3, 645: “aliquem tutelā,Dig. 26, 10, 4.— Absol., Dig. 26, 10, 3. —
B. To deduct, subtract: “si de quincunce remota est Uncia,Hor. A. P. 327.—Hence, rĕmōtus , a, um, P. a., removed, i. e. afar off, distant, remote.
A. Lit.: “silvestribus ac remotis locis,distant, retired, Caes. B. G. 7, 1; cf.: “remoto loco,Cic. Fam. 7, 20, 2: “terrae,Lucr. 2, 534: “Gades,Hor. C. 2, 2, 10: “Britanni,id. ib. 4, 14, 47: “fontes,id. S. 2, 4, 94: “gramen,id. C. 2, 3, 6: “rupes,id. ib. 2, 19, 1: “domūs pars, i. e. penetralia,Ov. M. 6, 638. —Neutr. as subst.: “in remoto,far away, Sen. Q. N. 3, 26, 1: “remotius antrum,Ov. F. 6, 121: “sedes, remotas a Germanis,Caes. B. G. 1, 31: “ab arbitris remoto loco,Cic. Verr. 2, 5, 31, § 80: “civitas a conspectu remota,id. ib. 2, 3, 37, § “85: in quibus (studiis) remoti ab oculis populi omne otiosum tempus contrivimus,id. Lael. 27, 104: “ab aulā,Ov. M. 11, 764.— With abl.: “civitatis oculis remotus,Suet. Tib. 42: “quamvis longā regione remotus Absim,by however great a distance I am removed from you, Ov. Tr. 3, 4, 73; cf.: “licet caeli regione remotus,id. M. 15, 62.—
2. In the philos. lang. of the Stoics, remota, a transl. of the Gr. προηγμένα, things not to be preferred; things to be rejected or postponed (opp. promota), Cic. Fin. 3, 16, 52.—Hence, adv.: rĕmōtē , at a distance, afar off, remotely (very rare).—Comp.: “stellae eundem orbem tenentes aliae propius a terris, aliae remotius ab eisdem principiis eadem spatia conficiunt,Cic. N. D. 1, 31, 87.— Sup.: “remotissime,Aug. Trin. 12, 5.
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