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exaggĕrātĭo , ōnis, f. exaggero,
I.a heaping or raising up. *
I. Lit. concr., in plur., Just. 2, 1 fin. (al. aggerationes).—
II. Trop., elevation, exaltation (very seldom); amplitudinem et quasi quandam exaggerationem quam altissimam animi, * Cic. Tusc. 2, 26, 64: “aliqua speciosa orationis,cumulation, exaggeration, Gell. 13, 24, 9; cf. ib. § 16.
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