Lewis & Short

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mŏrētum, i, n. [from same root with mordeo, q. v.].

  1. I. A country dish composed of garlic, rue, vinegar, oil, etc., Ov. F. 4, 367.
  2. II. Mŏrētum, i, n., the title of a small poem ascribed to Virgil; v. Heyne and Sillig in Verg. Carm. vol. iv. p. 301 sq. Wagner (acc. to Stander in Zeitschr. für Alt. Wissensch. 1853, part 4, p. 289 sq., a transl. of the Μυττωτός of Virgil’s Greek teacher Parthenius).