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ē-gĕro , gessi, gestum, 3, v. a., carry, bear or bring out, to lead or draw out, to discharge (not ante-Aug.).
B. Poet. for efferre (I. B. 1.), to carry to the grave: (Phoebus) egessit avidis Dorica castra (i. e. Graecos) rogis (dat.), sent the Greeks to the funeral piles; acc. to others, exhausted, made empty the Grecian camp, Prop. 4 (5), 6, 34; Stat. Th. 1, 37.—
II. Trop.: tales pietas paritura querelas Egerit, pours forth, prodit, Luc. 2, 64; cf.: “iras ululatibus,Sil. 4, 280: “sermones, i. q. edere,Sen. Ep. 66, 4: “expletur lacrimis egeriturque dolor,is expelled, Ov. Tr. 4, 3, 38: “tota querelis Egeritur fletuque dies,” i. e. is passed, spent, Val. Fl. 8, 455: “noctem metu,id. 5, 299: “animam,Luc. 3, 718.
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