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fĕrīnus , a, um, adj. id.,
I.of or belonging to wild animals (mostly poet.; “not in Cic., for Inv. 1, 2, 2, is to be read victu fero): vultus,Ov. M. 2, 523: “vox,id. Tr. 5, 12, 55: “caedes,id. M. 7, 675: “caro,venison, game, Sall. J. 18, 1; 89, 7; Plin. 6, 28, 32, § 161: “lac,Verg. A. 11, 571: “vestis,of the skins of wild beasts, Lucr. 5, 1418: “voluptates,brutal sensuality, Gell. 19, 2 init.Transf.: “vita,low, Amm. 26, 6; 15, 3.—
II. Subst.: fĕrīna , ae, f., the flesh of wild animals, game, Verg. A. 1, 215; Val. Fl. 3, 569: “pomum a ceteris distans sapore quodam ferinae,Plin. 13, 4, 9, § 43.
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