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suovetaurilia

[swoh-vi-taw-ril-ee-uh] /ˌswoʊ vɪ tɔˈrɪl i ə/
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(in ancient Rome) a sacrifice of a hog, a ram, and a bull.
Origin of suovetaurilia
< Latin suovetaurīlia, equivalent to (s) swine + ove-, combining form of ovis sheep + taur(us) bull + -īlia noun use of neuter plural of -īlis denominal adj. suffix)
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