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concĭlĭātor , ōris, m. id..
I. He who provides, prepares, or causes a thing; an author, founder, promoter, etc. (in good prose, but not in Cic.; cf. “however: conciliatrix and conciliatricula): suillae carnis,who prepares it savorily, makes it palatable, Varr. R. R. 2, 4, 8: “nuptiarum,Nep. Att. 12, 2: “proditionis,Liv. 27, 15, 17: “adfinitatis atque amicitiae,Suet. Aug. 48; cf. Tac. A. 1, 58: piscis conciliator capturae (piscium), by which other fishes are caught, a decoy, Plin. 9, 59, 85, § 181 sq.
II. A procurer (in love-matters), Vop. Carin. 16, 5.
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