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-pastĭno , āvi, ātum (old
I.inf. repastinassere, Afran. Com. 288), 1, v. a.
I. Lit., agricult. t. t., to dig again, to dig or delve anew; to dig around, trench, grub, Varr. R. R. 1, 18, 8; 1, 37, 4; Col. 3, 18; 4, 32, 3; Plin. 13, 13, 27, § 84; 17, 10, 11, § 61 al.; cf. Fest. pp. 137 and 231.—
II. Transf., to clean (post-class.). Lit.: “ungues,Tert. Poen. 11.—
III. Trop.: usum divitiarum, to check, = coercere, Tert. Cult. Fem. 9: “vitam,” i. e. to renew, id. Anim. 50 fin.: “commissionem injuriae,” i. e. to prevent, id. adv. Marc. 2, 18.
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