conferveo

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From con + ferveō (boil, seethe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active cōnferveō, present infinitive cōnfervēre, perfect active cōnferbuī (no passive)

  1. I boil or seethe together
  2. (of broken limbs) I heal or grow together.

Inflection[edit]

  • This verb has only limited passive conjugation; only third-person passive forms are attested in surviving sources.

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References[edit]

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