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līnĕo , āvi, ātum, 1, v. a. id., reduce to a straight line, to make straight or perpendicular.
I. Lit.: “dolabit, lineabit, secabitque materiam,Cato, R. R. 14, 3: “bene lineata carina,Plaut. Mil. 3, 3, 40: “radios,Vitr. 9, 4, 13.—
II. Transf., pass. part.
A. Striped: “basiliscus albis maculis lineatus,Isid. 12, 4, 7; 16, 12, 4.—
B. Decked out: “inter comatos lineatosque juvenes,Hier. Ep. 117, n. 6.
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    • Plautus, Miles Gloriosus, 3.3
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