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Lewis : subnervo

subnervo, subnervo, āvi, 1, v. a. sub-nervus, to cut the sinew beneath, to hamstring, hough (post-class.). Taurum, Tert. adv. Jud. 10 med.: equos, Vulg. Jos. 11, 6: jugales, id. 2 Reg. 8, 4.—* Trop., to invalidate, refute: calumnias, App. Mag. p. 327.