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-vinco , vīci, victum, 3, v. a.,
I.to conquer, subdue.
I. Lit. (only poet., and in Tac.): “victrices catervae Consiliis juvenis revictae,Hor. C. 4, 4, 24; cf.: “revicta conjuratio,repressed, checked, Tac. A. 15, 73: “primordia rerum aliquā ratione,Lucr. 1, 593: “vires (ignis),id. 5, 410.—
II. Trop., to convict; to refute, disprove (class.; “syn.: convinco, refuto),Lucr. 4, 488: numquam hic neque suo neque amicorum judicio revincetur, * Cic. Arch. 6, 11: “aliquem,Tac. A. 6, 5: “aliquem in mendacio,Dig. 26, 10, 3: “aliquem in culpā et in maleficio,Gell. 6, 2, 13: “crimina rebus revicta,disproved, Liv. 6, 26, 7 (with confutare verbis); Vulg. Act. 18, 28: “crimen,Liv. 40, 16: “testimoniis revinci,Lact. 4, 15 fin.
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