Definition of tumefacio
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Orthography ID = 2061114
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LNS
tumefaciō, tumefacere, tumefēcī, tumefactus
tumeo
verb (3rd IO conjugation)
  1. to cause to swell, to tumefy
  2. to swell or puff up, to inflate
Abbreviations
tume-facio, fēci, factum, 3, v. a. tumeo, to cause to swell, to tumefy (poet.). Lit.: vis fera ventorum ... Extentam tumefecit humum, Ov. M. 15, 303: tumefactus pontus, id. ib. 11, 518.

— Trop., to swell or puff up, to inflate with pride, etc.: num me laetitiā tumefactum fallis inani? Prop. 3, 6 (4, 5), 3: ut nostris tumefacta superbiat Umbria libris, id. 4 (5), 1, 63: dum nimium vano tumefactus nomine gaudes, Mart. 4, 11, 1.
 
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