Definition of figura
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Orthography ID = 1006282
1.
LEM
figūra, figūrae
FIG-
noun (f., 1st declension)
  1. a form, shape, figure
  2. beauty
  3. [figuratively] a quality, kind, form, style, nature, manner
  4. [in rhetoric] a figure of speech, ornament of style
Abbreviations
figūra ae, f FIG-, a form, shape, figure: nova oris, T.: corporis nostri: hominis: uri sunt specie et figurā tauri, Cs.: partim figuras Rettulit antiquas, animal forms, O.: muliebris: navium, Cs.: Morte obitā quales fama est volitare figuras, phantoms, V.

—Beauty: fallax, O.: confisa figurae, O.

—Fig., a quality, kind, form, style, nature, manner: optima dicendi: pereundi mille figurae{*} ways, O.

—In rhet., a figure of speech, ornament of style: dicendi: tres figurae (orationis).
 
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