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sortītus , ūs, m. sortior.
I. Lit., a casting or drawing of lots (rare for the class. sortitio): “specula in sortitu'st mihi,Plaut. Cas. 2, 4, 27: “si pluribus de rebus uno sortitu retulisti,Cic. Dom. 19, 50; plur.: “quae sortitus non pertulit ullos,” i. e. for whom no lots were cast, Verg. A. 3, 323.—
II. Transf. *
A. Concr., a lot: “jam sortitus versarat ahenā Casside,Stat. Th. 6, 389.—*
B. (Like sors, II. C.) Lot, fate, destiny, Stat. Th. 12, 557.
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