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-cŏquo , coxi, coctum, 3, v. a.,
I.to cook or boil over again.
B. Transf., to prepare again by fire; to burn, melt, cast, or forge again, Plin. 16, 6, 8, § 23: “re coquunt patrios fornacibus enses,Verg. A. 7, 636; so, “electrum aurumque,id. ib. 8, 624: “spicula,Luc. 7, 148: “ferrum,Flor. 3, 20, 6.—
II. Trop.: (Cicero se) Apollonio Moloni formandum ac velut recoquendum dedit, to recast, remould, * Quint. 12, 6, 7: Fuffitio seni recocto, youthful, hale, lusty (alluding to the fable of Pelias), Cat. 54, 5; so, “scriba,Hor. S. 2, 5, 55: “anus vino,Petr. Fragm. in Diom. p. 517 P.
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