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săburro , no
I.perf., ātum, 1, v. a. id., to fill or lade with ballast, to ballast (rare).
I. Lit.: “sese harenā (echini),Plin. 18, 35, 87, § 361.—Mid., to ballast one's self: “grues sublatis lapillis ad moderatam gravitatem saburrantur,Sol. 10.—
II. Transf.: ubi saburratae sumus, we are stuffed full, crammed full, comic. for saturatae, Plaut. Cist. 1, 2, 2; so, “too, perh. sanguis,” i. e. of a drunken person, Arn. 5, 12 Orell. N. cr.
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