circumsedeo

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Etymology[edit]

From circum + sedeō (sit).

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present active circumsedeō, present infinitive circumsedēre, perfect active circumsēdī, supine circumsessum

  1. (transitive) I sit around, surround, encompass
  2. (transitive) I besiege, blockade, beset, invest, surround, encompass.

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References[edit]

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