admordeo

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Etymology[edit]

From ad + mordeō (bite).

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present active admordeō, present infinitive admordēre, perfect active admomordī, supine admorsum

  1. I bite or gnaw at or into.
  2. I get possession of somebody's property, fleece.

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