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assulto (ads- , Halm, Jan), āvi, ātum, 1,
I.v. freq. [id.], to jump or leap to a place, to jump or leap; constr. absol., with dat. or acc. (only post-Aug.).
II. Esp., of warlike operations, to attack, assault: “tertiā vigiliā adsultatum est castris,Tac. A. 2, 13: “telis adsultantes,id. ib. 12, 35: “adsultare ex diverso Tiridates,id. ib. 13, 40: “adsultante per campos equite,id. H. 4, 22: “latera adsultare,id. A. 1, 51: “portarum moras frenis et hastis,Stat. Th. 4, 243; Sil. 7, 401.—
III. Transf., of things: “duo montes crepitu maximo adsultantes,Plin. 2, 83, 85, § 199.
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