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ultrix , īcis, adj. ultor,
I.avenging, vengeful.
I. Adj. (poet.): ultricesque sedent in limine Dirae, the avenging goddesses, i. e. the Furies, Verg. A. 4, 473; cf. “Furiae,Claud. Ep. 1, 14; “and, deae,Sen. Med. 967: “Curae,Verg. A. 6, 274: “dextra,Sen. Herc. Fur. 895: “irae,Claud. III. Cons. Hon. 104: “rotae,id. Laud. Stil. 1, 98.—In neutr. plur.: “ultricia bella,Sil. 2, 423: “tela ultricia,Stat. Th. 10, 911.—*
II. Subst., she that avenges, an avenger: “ultrix afflictae civitatis,Cic. Dom. 43, 112 (dub.; B. and K. victrix).
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