aucupor

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Etymology[edit]

From auceps (bird-catcher).

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present active aucupor, present infinitive aucupārī, perfect active aucupātus sum (deponent)

  1. I go bird-catching or fowling.
  2. I catch or take bees.
  3. I chase, strive for; I am on the lookout, lie in wait or watch for.

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  • aucupor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879