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Lewis : stratus

stratus,³ strātus, ūs, m. sterno. A spreading, strewing, Varr. R. R. 1, 50, 3.

Transf., for the usual stratum, a cover, spread: in stratu omnem stragulam vestem, Dig. 50, 16, 45; Favorin. ap. Gell. 15, 8, 2.—Of a horse-cloth, Sol. 45 med.