foveo

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From Proto-Indo-European *dʰegʷʰ-.

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present active foveō, present infinitive fovēre, perfect active fōvī, supine fōtum

  1. I warm, keep warm
  2. I nurture, cherish, foster.
  3. (medicine, of a wound) I foment, bathe.
  4. I support, favor, encourage, comfort, assist.

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