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Lewis : iustifico

iustifico, justĭfĭco, 1, v. a. justificus. To act justly towards, do justice to one; with simple acc. of the pers. (post-class.): justificate viduam, Tert. adv. Marc. 19.

To justify, make just, forgive, pardon, vindicate (post - class.): malos, Coripp. Laud. Justini jun. 2 fin.: impium, Aug. Enar. in Psa. 110, 3; Vulg. Rom. 8, 30: ut ex fide justificemur, id. Gal. 3, 24 et saep.—Hence, justĭfĭcātus, a, um, P. a., justified (eccl. Lat.): baptismate, Prud. Apoth. 881; Tert. adv. Marc. 4, 36.—Comp.: Publicanus Pharisaeo justificatior discessit, Tert. Or. 13.