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pondĕrōsus , a, um, adj. id.,
I.of great weight, weighty, heavy, ponderous.
I. Lit.: “compedes,Plaut. Capt. 3, 5, 64: “frumentum,Varr. R. R. 1, 52 fin.: “verbera,Val. Max. 1, 8 fin.—Comp.: “lana ponderosior,Varr. R. R. 2, 11; Plin. 21, 17, 67, § 107.—Sup.: “ponderosissimi lapides,Plin. 36, 19, 30, § 138.—
II. Trop.: “ponderosa epistola,weighty, significant, Cic. Att. 2, 11, 1: “vox,weighty, imposing, Val. Max. 6, 4, 1 ext.
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