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buxum , i, n. id.,
I.the wood of the boxtree (cf. Neue, Formenl. 1, 509; 1, 625).
II. Esp. of objects made of boxwood.
4. A writingtablet, Prop. 3 (4), 23, 8; Schol. ad Hor. S. 1, 6, 74.—
III. Transf., = buxus, the boxtree, Plin. 16, 43, 84, § 231.
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