Aeneid XII important vocab

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coruscis
quivering
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fremit
roars
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illicibus
oaks
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nivali
snow-capped
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vertice
top
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conversis frontibus
with clashing brows
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pavidua
frightened
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metus
fear
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cessere
having retreated
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mutum
silent
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mussant
stand perplexed
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nemori
the grove
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imperitat
ruler over
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vi
with force
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miscent
exchange
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obnixi
struggling
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infigunt
plunge in
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lavant
drench
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concurrunt
clashed
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ocior
faster (than)
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ventum est
(it) came to
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dissiluit
shattered
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fervidus
furiously eager
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urget
pressed after
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veluti si quando
just as when
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nactus
having trapped
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saeptum
fenced in
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formidine pennae
(by) a terrifying trap of crimson feathers
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venator..canis
hunting dog
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insidiis
ambush
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vividus
lively
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hians
gaping jaws
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haeret
keeps close
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similisque tenenti
as thought he were already holding him
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incepuit
snap
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elusus
decieved
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efflagitat
urgently demanding
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praesens
immediately
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minatur
threatened
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exitium
destruction
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exisurum
lay waste
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saucius
wounded
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certandum est
we must compete
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communis
at close quarters
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facies
shape
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contrahe
summon up
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quidquid.. vales
whatever strength you have
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sive...sive...
whether...or...
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opta
pray (to)
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pennis
(by/on) wings
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clausum
enclosed
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condere
bury
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quassans
shaking
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effatus
saying
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vix
scarcely
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lecti
picked
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bis sex
twelve
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subirent
take up
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trepida
trembling
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torquebat
flung
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cursu concitus
rushing at speed
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labant
buckled
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gelidus
frozen
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concrevit
congealed
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inane
open air
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volutus
rolled
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evasit
crossed
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pertulit
carried out
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languida
exhausted
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pressit
weighs down
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quies
rest
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nequiquam
in vain
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avidos
eager
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videmur
we seem
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aegri
feeble
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succidimus
we collapse
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notae
familiar
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eripiat
escape
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cunctati
as he hesitated
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concito
thrown
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tormento murali
siege engine
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fremunt
roar
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fulmine
lightening
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crepitus
cracking
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atri turbinis instar
like a black whirlwind
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clipei..septemplicis
seven fold shield
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merui
deserved
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pavidi
frightened
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infigunt
plunge in
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fragor
crash
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aequato examine
having centered the pointer
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frangitur
shattered
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acies
battle line OR gaze
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trepidat
in eager haste
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fuga
in flight
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saeptum
fenced in
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insidiis
ambush
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recludit
opened up
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immolat
is sacrificing you
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fremit

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oaks

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snow-capped

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top

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