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obiectus

Ὁ δ' ἀνεξέταστος βίος οὐ βιωτὸς ἀνθρώπῳ -> The unexamined life is not worth living
Plato, Apology of Socrates 38a

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

objectus: a, um, Part. and P. a., from obicio.
objectus: ūs, m. obicio,
I a casting before, a putting against, in the way, or opposite, an opposing; or, neutr., a lying before or opposite (mostly poet. and in postAug. prose): dare objectum parmaï, the opposing of the shield, * Lucr. 4, 847: vestis, Col. 3, 19: insula portum Efficit objectu laterum, by the opposition, Verg. A. 1, 160: cum terga flumine, latera objectu paludis tegerentur, Tac. H. 3, 9: molis, id. ib. 5, 14: regiones, quae Tauri montis objectu separantur, Gell. 12, 13, 27: solem interventu lunae occultari, lunamque terrae objectu, the interposition, Plin. 2, 10, 7, § 47; cf.: eademque (terra) objectu suo umbram noctemque efficiat, Cic. Fragm. ap. Non. 243, 13 dub. (al. objecta soli): hi molium objectus (i. e. moles objectas) scandere, the projection, Tac. A. 14, 8.—
II Transf., that which presents itself to the sight, an object, appearance, sight, spectacle, Nep. Hann. 5, 2 (al. objecto).

Latin > German (Georges)

(1) obiectus1, a, um, s. obicio.
(2) obiectus2, ūs, m. (obicio), das Entgegensetzen, Entgegenstellen, das Vorliegen, Entgegenliegen, terrae, Plin.: plutei obiectu, durch eine vorgestellte Schirmwand, Caes.: femoris obiectu, Apul.: insula portum efficit obiectu laterum, Verg.: cum latera obiectu paludis tegerentur, Tac.: caeli temperies hieme mitis obiectu montis, durch das vorliegende Gebirge, durch eine Gebirgswand, Tac.: dare obiectum parmae, den Schild vorhalten, Lucr.: molium obiectus, die vorliegenden Hafendämme, Tac. – / Nep. Hann. 5, 2 liest man jetzt nach Naucks Konjektur quo repentino obiecto visu.