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rĕpenso , āvi, ātum, 1, v. freq. a. rependo, II. B..
I. Lit., to weigh against: “illud sacrosanctum caput Tribuni plebis percussoribus auro repensatum est,Flor. 8, 15, 6 (dub.).—
II. Transf., to make up for, counterbalance, recompense (post-Aug.): “id incommodum uvarum multitudine,Col. 3, 2, 15: “merita meritis, injurias injuriis,Sen. Ira, 2, 32, 1: “bona malis,Vell. 2, 12, 5: “voluptatem damno,id. 2, 21, 4: “ea quae legunt, et non intellegunt, Deo repensante patientur,Lact. 7, 1 fin.
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