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mĕtallĭcus , a, um, adj. id.,
I.of or belonging to metal, metallic (post-Aug.).
II. Subst.: mĕtallĭcus , i, m.
A. A digger of metals, a mine-digger, miner: “lavant eas arenas metallici,Plin. 34, 16, 47, § 157; Cod. Just. 11, 6, 7.—
B. A person condemned to the mines, Dig. 48, 19, 10.—
C. A worker in stone, Cassiod. Var. 7, 15.
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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 27.15
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