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lēniter adv. with comp. and sup.

lenis, softly, mildly, gently : adridens: atterens Caudam, H.: lenius equites lacessere, with less fury , Cs.: collis leniter acclivis, gently , Cs.: editus collis, L.: torrens lenius decurrit, O.—Fig., quietly, calmly, gently, moderately, leniently : id ferre: lenissime sentire: multa leniter multa aspere dicta sunt: consulto lenius agere, S.: dicis lenius quam solebas.— Remissly, indolently : si cunctetur atque agat lenius, Cs.

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