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trans-ăbĕo , ĭi, īre, v. a. and n. (poet.).
I. Act., to go beyond, pass by: “populos atque aequora longe Transabeunt,Val. Fl. 4, 510: “aliquem fugā,Stat. Th. 6, 507: “difficultate,App. M. 8, p. 208, 21. — Neutr.: “transabiit non hunc sitiens gravis hasta cruorem,Sil. 12, 264. —
II. To go through.
A. Of a weapon, to pierce through, transfix: “ensis Transabiit costas,Verg. A. 9, 432: “costas (ensis),Stat. Th. 2, 9: “aliquem (trabs),id. ib. 9, 126.—
B. Of a person: “per medias acies infesti militis transabivi,App. M. 7, p. 191, 11.
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