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complōrātĭo (conp- ), ōnis, f. comploro,
I.a loud, violent complaint, lamentation, esp. by several persons (several times in Liv., elsewhere rare; “not ante-Aug.): lamentabilis mulierum,Liv. 3, 47, 6; cf. id. 1, 41, 6; 26, 29, 2; 40, 9, 7; 41, 11, 5; Just. 11, 9, 13; Gell. 10, 3, 7.—Of one person: “sororis,Liv. 1, 26, 3.—
b. With obj. -gen., a loud. violent bemoaning, bewailing of: “fletus... et conploratio sui patriaeque fregere tandem virum,Liv. 2, 40, 9: “rei acerbae,Gell. 10, 3, 13.
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