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praesidium ī, n

praeses, defence, protection, guardianship, help, aid, assistance : proficisci praesidio suis, N.: amicitiam populi R. sibi praesidio esse oportere, Cs.: tectus praesidio firmo amicorum: Ut meae stultitiae in iustitiā tuā sit aliquid praesidi, T.: Veneris praesidio ferox, H.A guard, escort, convoy, garrison : ad iudicium cum praesidio venit: omnium bonorum praesidio ornatus: servorum praesidio uti: regale, H.: occupatoque oppido, ibi praesidium conlocat, garrison , Cs.: (turrīs) praesidiis firmare, with troops , S.: praesidium dedit, ut tuto perveniret, escort , N.: praesidium ex arce expellere, garrison , N.: praesidia interficere, troops , N.: praesidia custodiasque disponere, picket guards , Cs.: galeatum, Iu.: O et praesidium et dulce decus meum, H.: quantum Praesidium perdis, V.An occupied place, post, station, intrenchment, fortification, camp : in praesidio conlocatus, on guard : qui propter metum praesidium relinquit, leaves his post : praesidio discedere, L.: procul in praesidio esse, N.: praesidium occupare et munire, Cs.: milites in praesidiis disponere, Cs.: in praesidiis esse, with the army.—Aid, help, assistance : quod satis esset praesidi dedit, what was needful for his support and safety , N.: quaerere sibi praesidia periculis: me biremis praesidio scaphae Tutum . . . Aura feret, H.: fortissimum pudoris: aliunde rerum exspectanda tuarum Praesidia, encouragement , Iu.

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