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vexillatio

Ἐς δὲ τὰ ἔσχατα νουσήματα αἱ ἔσχαται θεραπεῖαι ἐς ἀκριβείην, κράτισται -> For extreme diseases, extreme methods of cure, as to restriction, are most suitable.
Corpus Hippocraticum, Aphorisms 1.6.2

Latin > English (Lewis & Short)

vexillātĭo: ōnis, f. id..
I A body of the vexillarii; acc. to others, a body of soldiers united under one flag (vexillum), a corps, battalion, Suet. Galb. 20; Inscr. Orell. 845; 2009 sq. al.—
II A division of cavalry, a troop, squadron, Veg. Mil. 2, 1; Amm. 25, 1, 9; App. M. 7, p. 191, 3.

Latin > French (Gaffiot 2016)

vexillātĭō,¹⁶ ōnis, f. (vexillum), détachement de vexillaires : Suet. Galba 20 || corps de cavalerie : Veg. Mil. 2, 1 ; Amm. 25, 1, 9.

Latin > German (Georges)

vēxillātio, ōnis, f. (vexillum), I) = vexillarii no. I, B, b (s. vēxillārius), das Detachement, Germanicianorum, Suet. Galb. 20, 1: Dacorum, Corp. inscr. Lat. 3, 1193: legionis VI od. X od. XX II, Corp. inscr. Lat. 7, 1131 u. 13, 7703. 7706: Britannica, Corp. inscr. Lat. 3, 4466: praepositus vexillationibus miliariis tribus, Corp. inscr. Lat. 10, 5859. – II) das Fähnlein, der Trupp Reiter, Veget. mil. 2, 1. Amm. 25, 1, 9.

Latin > English

vexillatio vexillationis N F :: body of troops; division of cavalry