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tempestīvus (-vos) adj. with comp.

tempestas, of the right time, at the proper time, timely, seasonable, opportune, fitting, appropriate, suitable : venti: adgressus tempestivis sermonibus, L.: narratibus hora meis, O.: pueris ludus, H.: multa mihi ipsi ad mortem tempestiva fuerunt, fitting occasions.—Timely, seasonable, ripe : maturitas: pinus, V.Ripe, mature : viro, H.: caelo heros, O.Timely, betimes, in good time, in good season, early : convivium.

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