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  • Pompeius, disposito per omnes maris recessus navium praesidio, brevi terrarum orbem illa peste liberavit; praedones multis locis victos fudit; eosdem in deditionem acceptos in urbibus et agris procul a mari collocavit.

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  • But as a good Christian prince once made answer to a menacing Turk, facile scelerata hominum arma contemnit, qui del praesidio tutus est: or as

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  • Peñon de Velez is the third praesidio-island, a convict settlement of the Spaniards on this coast, and a very strong position, situate opposite the mouths of the river Gomera, which disembogues in the Mediterranean.

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  • Alhucemos, is another small island and praesidio of the

    Travels in Morocco

  • On an isle near, and joined to the mainland by a draw-bridge, is the Spanish praesidio, or convict-settlement called also Melilla, containing a population of 2,244 according to the Spanish, but

    Travels in Morocco

  • Portuguese recovered their independence, the Spaniards were left masters of Ceuta, which continues still in their hands, but is of no utility to them except as a praesidio, which makes the fourth penal settlement possessed by them on this coast.

    Travels in Morocco

  • Cum enim primum tantam naturae humanae vellent astruere sanitatem, ut per solum liberum arbitrium posset assequi Dei regnum; eo quod tam plene ipso conditionis suae praesidio juvaretur; ut habens naturaliter rationalem intellectum facile bonum eligeret malumque vitaret, et ubi in utraque parte libera essent opera voluntatis, non facultatem his qui mali sunt ad bonum deesse, sed studium.

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  • Itaque in Numidiae loca opulentissima pergit, agros vastat, multa castella et oppida temere [304] munita aut sine praesidio capit incenditque; puberes interfici jubet, alia omnia militum praedam esse.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

  • Volux adveniens quaestorem appellat dicitque se a patre Boccho obviam illis simul et praesidio missum.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

  • Dum apud Zamam sic certatur, Jugurtha ex improviso castra hostium cum magna manu invadit, remissis, qui in praesidio erant, [315] et omnia magis quam proelium expectantibus, portam irrumpit.

    C. Sallusti Crispi De Bello Catilinario Et Jugurthino

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