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ex-suscĭto (exusc- ), āvi, ātum, 1, v. a., rouse from sleep, to awaken (class.).
B. Transf., of fire, to kindle: “flammas exsuscitat aurā,Ov. F. 5, 507: “ne parvus ignis ingens incendium exsuscitet,Liv. 21, 3, 6. —
II. Trop., to stir up, rouse up, excite: “quae cura exsuscitat animos et majores ad rem gerendam facit,Cic. Off. 1, 4, 12; so, “animum omnibus dictis,id. Inv. 2, 15, 49; and: “animum clamore,Auct. Her. 3, 12, 22: “naturalem memoriam hac notatione,id. ib. 3, 21, 34; cf. ib. 3, 22, 36.
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