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sĕquestro , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a. sequester (late Lat. for sequestro do or pono; v. sequester, I.).
I. Lit., to give up for safekeeping, to surrender: “hominis tibi (sc. terrae) membra sequestro,Prud. Cath. 10, 133: “corpora sepulturae,Tert. Res. Carn. 27 med.
II. Transf., to remove, separate from any thing: “causam motūs ab eo, quod movetur,Macr. Somn. Scip. 2, 14: “se a rerum publicarum actibus,id. ib. 1, 8 med.: “omni ab infamiā vir sequestrandus,Sid. Ep. 1, 11: “sequestratum animal,separated, Veg. 2, 1, 5: “sequestrata verecundia,laid aside, Macr. S. 7, 11; Vulg. 1 Macc. 11, 34.
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