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saepta (not sēp-), ōrum, n

P. n. of saepio, a fence, enclosure, wall : quibus saeptis beluas continebimus?: tribunum adoriuntur fragmentis saeptorum, stakes.—An enclosed place, enclosure, fold : Quamvis multa meis exiret victima saeptis, V.An enclosure for voting, the polls, booths (in the Forum or the Campus Martius): in saepta ruere: populum includere saeptis, O.

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