I.of confections, making sweetmeats: vascula, to hold confections, Inscr. Orell. 114.—
II. Esp. of persons: “pistor,” a confectioner, pastry-cook, Mart. 14, 222in lemm.;App. M. 10, p. 244, 30.—Hence, subst., dulciari-us , ii, m., a pastry-cook, Lampr. Heliog. 27; Treb. Claud. 14; Veg. Mil. 1, 7.
A Latin Dictionary. Founded on Andrews' edition of Freund's Latin dictionary. revised, enlarged, and in great part rewritten by. Charlton T. Lewis, Ph.D. and. Charles Short, LL.D. Oxford. Clarendon Press. 1879.
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