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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Extremely large (used to describe waves).

Usage examples (5)
  • In the camp, meanwhile, the consul Furius, after remaining inactive during the first days of the siege, made a sortie from the "decuman" gate and surprised the enemy,...
  • In "The Year is Gone" there is great tenderness of sentiment and grace of expression; "Love Disposed of" is a pretty fancy embodied with true lyric feeling; but the poem which...
  • The Palazzo Madama stands on the site of the old decuman gate, which became a castle in the Middle
  • After disposing of the guard they entered the camp through the decuman gate and got possession of the quaestor's tent, the quaestor, L. Opimius Pansa, being killed. for more
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