Definition of aevitas
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LNS
aevitās, aevitātis
aevum, it)
noun (f., 3rd declension)
  1. the time through which a person lives or a thing lasts, the time of existence
  2. time unending, immortality
Abbreviations
aevitas, ātis, f. aevum (an old word, = aetas, which is contr. from it), the time through which a person lives or a thing lasts, the time of existence. Lit.: qua voluptate aevitatis extimam attigit metam aevitas, Varr. ap. Non. p. 193, 7: censores populi aevitates, suboles, familias pecuniasque censento, Cic. Leg. 3, 7: SI MORBVS AEVITASVE VITIVM ESCIT, Leg. XII. Tab. ap. Gell. 20, 1, 25; Arn. 5, 8.

— Trop. Of the future, time unending, immortality: sed etiam mortales deos ad aevitatem temporis edidit, for endless ages, to endure forever, App. Dogm. Plat. 1, 120.

— Of the past: quid operis aut negotii celebrans anteacti temporis decurrerit aevitatem, the time of yore, Arn. 2, 22.
 
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