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foment
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The Aeneid
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  • The leech, unknowing of superior art Which aids the cure, with this foments the part; And in a moment ceas’d the raging smart.
  • Be mistress, and your full desires obtain; But quench the choler you foment in vain.
  • Nor fails the goddess to foment the rage With lying wonders, and a false presage; But adds a sign, which, present to their eyes, Inspires new courage, and a glad surprise.

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  • They plotting to foment another Shia uprising.
  • He was accused of fomenting violence.

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