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rapāx ācis, adj. with comp. and sup.

RAP-, tearing, furious, violent : ventus, O.: unda.—Fig., grasping, greedy, rapacious, insatiable : olim furunculus, nunc vero etiam rapax: Cinara, i. e. greedy for presents , H.: lupi, H.: Orcus, H.: domina, Tb.: nihil est rapacius quam natura.

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