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līmus , i, m. root lib-; Gr. λείβω, to pour; cf. Lat. lino; Gr. λίμνη, λιμήν,
I.slime, mud, mire.
B. Transf.
1. Excrement in the intestines, Pall. 3, 31.—
2. Dirt, mire: “limumque inducere monstrat,Ov. F. 3, 759.—
II. Trop., filth, pollution, etc.: “pectora sic mihi sunt limo vitiata malorum,Ov. P. 4, 2, 17.
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