facilis descensus Averno

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Latin quotation from Virgil fa·ci·lis de·scen·sus Aver·no \ˈfä-ki-ˌlis-dā-ˌskān-ˌsu̇s-ä-ˈwer-nō\
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facilis descensus Averni

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Definition of facilis descensus Averno

  1. :  the descent to Avernus [the underworld] is easy :  the road to evil is smooth


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