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horrĭfer , ĕra, ĕrum (archaic
I.gen. plur. horriferum, Pac. ap. Cic. Or. 46, 155), adj. horror-fero, that brings trembling or terror, terrible, dreadful, horrible, horrific (poet.): unde horrifer Aquiloni' stridor gelidas molitur nives, Att. ap. Cic. Tusc. 1, 28, 68: “Boreas,Ov. M. 1, 65; 15, 471: “axis,Val. Fl. 5, 518: “nix,id. 5, 307: prodigium horriferum, Pac. ap. Cic. Or. 46, 155: “aestus (Tartari),Lucr. 3, 1012: Aegis (= δεινή, Hom.), Verg. A. 8, 435: “Erinys,Ov. M. 1, 725: “voces,Lucr. 5, 996.
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    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 1.65
    • Ovid, Metamorphoses, 1.725
    • Vergil, Aeneid, 8.435
    • Lucretius, De Rerum Natura, 3.1012
    • Lucretius, De Rerum Natura, 5.996
    • Cicero, Tusculanae Disputationes, 1.28
    • C. Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, 5.307
    • C. Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, 5.518
    • Cicero, Orator, 46.155
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