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rīsus , ūs, m. id.,
II. Transf., an object of laughter: “deus omnibus risus erat,Ov. F. 1, 438.—
2. A jest, a practical joke, mockery: “qui per jocum deos inridens, jussit, etc.... qui risus populo cladem attulit,Cic. N. D. 2, 3, 7.—
3. Personified, as a deity, App. M. 3, p. 134, 12.
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