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tŭnĭco , no
I.perf., ātum, 1, v. a. tunica, to clothe with a tunic.
I. In the verb. finit. only once: tunicare homulum, Varr. ap. Non. 182, 17.—
II. In part. perf. (freq. and class.): tŭnĭcātus , a, um, clothed with a tunic, Cic. Cael. 5, 11; cf. in poet. transf., of life in the country: “o tunicata quies!Mart. 10, 51, 6.—Of the common people, who went clothed simply with the tunic: “novistin' tu illunc tunicatum hominem?Plaut. Poen. 5, 3, 2: “qui metus erat tunicatorum illorum?Cic. Agr. 2, 34, 94: “popellus,Hor. Ep. 1, 7, 65; Tac. Or. 7.—So of the Carthaginians: juventus, Enn. ap. Gell. 7, 12 (Ann. v. 331 Vahl.).—
B. Transf., covered with a coat, skin, or peel, coated: “tunicatum caepe,Pers. 4, 3.
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    • Cicero, For Marcus Caelius, 5.11
    • Cicero, On the Agrarian Law, 2.34.94
    • Plautus, Poenulus, 5.3
    • Gellius, Noctes Atticae, 7.12
    • Persius, Saturae, 4
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