Definition of nutricula
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LNS
nūtrīcula, nūtrīculae
noun (f., 1st declension)
  1. a nurse
  2. she who nourishes, maintains, preserves
Abbreviations
nūtrīcula, ae, f. dim. id., a nurse. Lit.: quid voveat dulci nutricula majus alumno? Hor. Ep. 1, 4, 8; Suet. Aug. 94: fabulae nutricularum, Quint. 1, 9, 2.

— Transf., she who nourishes, maintains, preserves a thing: nutriculae praediorum, Cic. Phil. 11, 5, 12: Gellius nutricula seditiosorum, id. Vatin. 2, 4: nutricula causidicorum Africa, Juv. 7, 148: casa nutricula, in which one was brought up, Quint. Decl. 13, 4.
 
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