Definition of albico
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LNS
albicō, albicāre, -, -
albus
verb (1st conjugation)
  1. to make white
  2. to be white
Abbreviations
albico, āre, v. a. and n. albus. * Act., to make white: rivus offensus a scopulo albicatur, becomes white, foamy, Poet. ap. Non. 75, 21.

— Neutr., to be white (rare; poet. or in post - Aug. prose): prata canis pruinis, * Hor. C. 1, 4, 4: albicans litus, Cat. 63, 87: ex nigro albicare incipit, Plin. 27, 5, 23, § 40: colos, id. 25, 8, 50, § 89: alb cans cauda, id. 10, 3, 3, § 6.

—Hence, * albicantius, adv. comp., somewhat in the way of white: (hyacinthus lapis) albicantius in aquaticum eliquescit, Sol. 30.
 
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