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proelium renovare, redintegrare
to begin the fight again.
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proelium restituere
to renew the battle with success.
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proelium dirimere (B. C. 1. 40)
to break off the fight.
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proelium intermittere
to interrupt the battle.
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rem (bene, male) gerere (vid. sect. XII. 2, note rem gerere...)
to win, lose a fight (of the commander).
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proeliis secundis uti
to fight successfully.
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proelium facere secundum
to fight successfully.
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proelium equestre facere
to give battle with a cavalry-division.
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proelio equestri contendere
to give battle with a cavalry-division.
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proelium facere
to give battle.
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proelium inire (Liv. 2. 14)
to engage.
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proelium committere
(1) to begin the battle, (2) to give battle.
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animos militum confirmare (B. G. 5. 49)
to encourage, embolden the soldiery.
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ad virtutem excitare, cohortari (or simply adhortari, cohortari)
to incite to valour.
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contionem habere apud milites
to harangue the soldiers.
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contionari apud milites (B. C. 1. 7)
to harangue the soldiers.
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equites ad latera disponere (B. G. 6. 8)
to place the cavalry on the wings.
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subsidia collocare
to station reserve troops.
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media acies
the centre.
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aciem explicare or dilatare
to extend the line of battle, deploy the battalions.
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aciem triplicem instruere (B. G. 1. 24)
to draw up the army in three lines.
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aciem (copias, exercitum) instruere or in acie constituere
to draw up forces in battle-order.
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in aciem descendere (Liv. 8. 8)
to enter the field of battle.
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in certamen descendere
to engage in the fight.
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ad vim et arma descendere (vid. sect. V. 9, note Similarly...)
to have recourse to force of arms.
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exercitum educere or producere in aciem
to lead the army to the fight.
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ad arma concurrere
to rush to arms.
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vexillum proponere (Liv. 22. 3)
to fix the ensign on the general's tent (as a signal to commence the engagement).
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signum proelii dare
to give the signal to engage.
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signum proelii (committendi) exposcere (B. G. 7. 19)
to demand loudly the signal to engage.
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diem pugnae constituere (B. G. 3. 24)
to fix a day for the engagement.
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locum ad pugnam idoneum deligere
to choose suitable ground for an engagement.
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hostem e manibus non dimittere
to not let the enemy escape.
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supersedere proelio
to refrain from fighting.
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pugnam detrectare (Liv. 3. 60)
to decline battle.
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proelio (ad pugnam) hostes lacessere, provocare
to provoke the enemy to battle.
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potestatem sui facere (alicui) (cf. sect. XII. 9, note audientia...)
to accept battle.
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potestatem, copiam pugnandi hostibus facere
to offer battle to the enemy.
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aliquem (incolumem) conservare
to grant a man his life.
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cum uxoribus et liberis
with wife and child.
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libera corpora sub corona (hasta) veneunt (B. G. 3. 16. 4)
the free men are sold as slaves.
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in fidem recipere aliquem (Fam. 13. 16)
to deal mercifully with some one.
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se permittere in fidem atque in potestatem alicuius (B. G. 2. 3)
to surrender oneself to the discretion of some one.
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se suaque omnia permittere victoris potestati
to give up one's person and all one's possessions to the conqueror.
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se suaque omnia dedere victori
to give up one's person and all one's possessions to the conqueror.
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salutem petere a victore
to beg for mercy from the conqueror.
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arma tradere
to surrender weapons.
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deditione facta (Sall. Iug. 26)
after capitulation.
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oppidum solo aequare
to raze a town to the ground.
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oppidum evertere, excīdere
to completely destroy a town.
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