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in-texo , texŭi, textum, 3, v. a.,
I.to weave into, to inweave, interweave; to plait, join together, interlace, surround, cover.
B. Esp., to weave, make by weaving or interlacing: “tribus intextum tauris opus,of hides, Verg. A. 10, 785: “sterili junco cannaque intexta palustri,Luc. 5, 517: “ex lino,Plin. 10, 33, 50, § 96; cf.: “latera intextus stellatis axibus agger,Sil. 13, 109.—
II. Trop.: facta chartis, to interweave on paper, i. e. to describe, Tib. 4, 1, 5: “parva magnis, laeta tristibus,Cic. Part. 4, 12: “aliquid in causa prudenter,id. de Or. 2, 16, 68: “Varronem,id. Att. 13, 12, 3: tali te vellem ritu inter soles ... naturae rerum magnis intexere chartis, to interweave in a poem on nature your fame, etc., Verg. Cir. 39.
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