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paedăgōgīum , ii, n., = παιδαγωγεῖον,
I.the place where boys of servile birth intended for pages were educated, the pages' hall (not ante-Aug.), Plin. Ep. 7, 27, 13.—
II. Transf.
A. In gen., the boys in a paedagogium: “paedagogium pretiosā veste succingitur,Sen. Vit. Beat. 17, 2; id. Ep. 123, 7.—
B. In partic., boys reared for vice: “ingenuae conditionis paedagogia,Suet. Ner. 28; cf. Plin. 33, 12, 54, § 152.
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    • Suetonius, Nero, 28
    • Pliny the Younger, Epistulae, 7.27.13
    • Seneca, Epistulae, 123.7
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