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sĭnŭōsus , a, um, adj. 1. sinus,
I.full of bendings, windings, or curves; full of folds, bent, winding, sinuous (poet. and in postAug. prose; syn. tortuosus).
II. Trop.
A. Of style, full of digressions, diffuse: ratio narrandi, * Quint. 2, 4, 3: “quaestio,Gell. 14, 2, 13.—
B. Sinuoso in pectore, in the recesses of my heart, Pers. 5, 27.—* Adv.: sĭnŭōsē , intricately, in a roundabout manner: “dicere sinuosius atque sollertius,Gell. 12, 5, 6.
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