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tŏrōsus , a, um, adj. torus,
I.full of muscle, muscular, brawny, fleshy, lusty.
I. Lit.: “colla boum,Ov. M. 7, 429: “cervix boum,Col. 6, 1, 3; cf.: “tauris torosior cervix,id. 6, 20: “juventus,Pers. 3, 86. —
II. Transf.: “herba hirsutior torosiore caule,more fleshy, Plin. 21, 15, 53, § 90; 19, 5, 29, § 91: “virgula,Sen. Q. N. 1, 7, 1: “clava,knotty, Albin. 2, 79.
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