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uspĭam , adv. us-piam, v. usque,
I.at or in any place, anywhere, somewhere (rare but class; mostly in affirmative clauses; cf. “usquam): sive est illa (lex) scripta uspiam, sive nusquam,Cic. Leg. 1, 15, 42: “si avenam uspiam videris,id. Fin. 5, 30, 91: non dubitabam, quin te ille aut Dyrrhachii aut in istis locis uspiam visurus esset, id. Att. 1, 17, 2: “utrum consistere uspiam velit, an mare transire, nescitur,id. ib. 7, 12, 2: “malo esse in Tusculano aut uspiam in suburbano,id. ib. 16, 13, b, 1: “perscrutabor fanum, si inveniam uspiam Aurum,Plaut. Aul. 4, 2, 13: “ne uspiam insidiae fient,id. Mil. 3, 1, 2: “metuo ne opsint mihi, neve opstent uspiam,id. ib. 4, 2, 6.—With gen.: “nec uspiam ruris reperitur ille,App. M. 7, p. 119: “scripturarum,Aug. Ep. 164, 7.—
II. Transf., in any business or affair: Ol. Nimis tenax es. St. Num me expertus uspiam? Plaut. Cas. 4, 3, 19; cf. id. Mil. 3, 1, 2 supra.
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