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modestia ae, f

modestus, moderation : hiemis, Ta.Unassuming conduct, modesty : vitae: avaritia sine modestiā, S.: Meā pertinaciā factum, haud tuā modestiā, T.Discretion, moderation, sobriety : militaris, L.: disciplinae, Ta.: tantā in iniuriā: ab milite modestiam desiderare, Cs.: neque modum neque modestiam victores habent, S.Shame, shamefastness, modesty : virginalis, Pac. ap. C.Sense of honor, honor, dignity : neque modestiae suae parcere, S.Correctness of conduct, propriety .

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