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DODRANS nine ounces, nine-twelfths or three-fourths of the as [AS], or three-fourths of anything. Hence the phrase heres ex dodrante, the heir to three-fourths of an estate. (Cic. Att. 1.1. 4; Nep. Attic. 5; Mart. 8.9; Suet. Jul. 83.)


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    • Cicero, Letters to Atticus, 1.1.4
    • Suetonius, Divus Julius, 83
    • Cornelius Nepos, Atticus, 5
    • Martial, Epigrammata, 8.9
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