Definition of canities
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1.
LEM
cānitiēs, cānitieī
noun (f., 5th declension)
  1. [poet. and late] a gray color, grayish-white, hoariness
  2. [by metonymy] gray hair
  3. gray hairs, old age
Abbreviations
cānitiēs acc. em, abl. ē, f canus, a gray color, grayish-white, hoariness (poet. and late): lupi, O.: rigidis hirta capillis, O.

— Meton., gray hair: Canitiem deformat pulvere, V.

— Of the beard: inculta, V.

— Gray hairs, old age: Canitiem sibi promiserat, V.: Donec virenti canities abest, H.: usque ad canitiem, Ta.
 
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