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māgnificus adj. with comp. magnificentior, and sup. magnificentissimus

magnus+2 FAC-, great, elevated, noble, distinguished, eminent, august : incedunt per ora vestra magnifici, S.: factis vir magnificus, L.: animus: civis in suppliciis deorum, fond of display , S.: elegans, non magnificus, fond of show , N.Splendid, rich, fine, costly, sumptuous, magnificent : civitas, S.: aedilitas magnificentissima: ornatus: funera, Cs.: res gestae, L. —Of speech, of high strain, lofty, sublime : genus (dicendi): magnificentius genus dicendi.— Boastful, pompous : verba, T.: edicta, Ta.

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