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praepĕdĭo , īvi, ĭi, ītum, 4, v. a. praepes, entangle the feet or other parts of the body; to shackle, bind, fetter (mostly poet. and post-Aug.; syn.: impedio, illaqueo, irretio).
I. Lit.: “praepeditus latera forti ferro,Plaut. Poen. 4, 2, 5: “praepeditis Numidarum equis,tied to the manger, Tac. A. 4, 25: sine modo sese praedā praepediant, let them hamper or embarrass themselves, Liv. 8, 38, 13.—
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