Borelli, Giovanni Alfonso, De motionibus naturalibus a gravitate pendentibus, 1670

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              viſu, ſed tactu, poſſum enim abſque noxa manum ad
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              latus flammæ approximare, vt ferè eam contingam,
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              non verò poſſum manum ſupra flammæ verticem iņ
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              notabili diſtantia vnius palmi abſque dolore, & v­
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              ſtione retinere, igitur dicendum eſt, quòd ſubſtan­
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              tia illa ignita vltra verticem flammæ redditur tranſ­
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              parens, & ideò inuiſibilis alia noua de cauſa efficitur.
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              <s id="s.000696">Sed tamen negari non poteſt productio, & extenſio
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              ſubſtantiæ igneæ vltra flammam productæ, cùm hoc
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              ab ipſo tactu conuincatur. </s>
              <s id="s.000697">Sed dices, quare ſupra
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              verticem in multò maiori altitudine non ampliùs
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              tactu percipitur effluuium calidiſſimum eius, vt pro­
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              pè eius verticem percipiebatur? </s>
              <s id="s.000698">At forſan hoc acci­
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              dit, quia ignea ſubſtantia fluidiſſima ab occurſu aeris
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              diſpergitur, & ſubdiuiditur in alias partes minores
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              ab inuicem diuiſas, & diſcretas, vt videmus aquæ
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              copiam è ſumma turri delapſam in progreſſu deſcen­
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              ſus ſubdiuidi in innumeras guttulas inter ſe diſcre­
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              tas, & ſicuti non æquè humectat, & madefacit pluuia
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              illa, ac maſſa integra aquæ vnita, quia nimirùm nul­
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              la pars ſubiecti corporis à maſſa continua aquæ tacta
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              relinquitur arida, cùm in pluuia non omnes partes ſo­
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              li
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              humectentur que, ita propè verticem
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                mæ</expan>
              ignis vnitus manum percutit, atque terebrat,
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              è
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              in remotiori altitudine ſpicula illa ignea val­
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              dè diſcreta plagas exiguas, & inter ſe diſtantes iņ
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              ipſa manu inferant, & hinc minori noxa, minorique
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              dolore incurſus ignis tolerari poterit. </s>
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