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ĭn-extrīcābĭlis , e, adj. 2. in-extrico,
I.that cannot be disengaged or disentangled, inextricable (poet. and post-Aug.).
I. Lit.: “error (of the mazes of the labyrinth, from which one could not find his way out),Verg. A. 6, 27: cortex, that cannot be disengaged or separated. Plin. 16, 39, 74, § 188: “litus,where one cannot disembark, Sil. 4, 584.—
II. Trop.: “errores,Lact. 3, 17, 17: “Stomachi inextricabilia vitia,incurable, Plin. 20, 21, 86, § 232: “perfectio,inexplicable, indescribable, id. 11, 2, 1, § 2.—* Adv.: ĭnextrīcābĭlĭter , inextricably: “contorta fatorum licia,App. M. 11, p. 269, 37.
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