Definition of Calami
1. calamus [n] - See also: calamus
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Literary usage of Calami
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"Dr. calami/. My knowledge of Mr. Cornish halb been since 1 came to be ... Dr. calami/. I marked, his words, because of the character 1 hail heard of him. ..."
2. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1898)
"LAPSUS calami WILL there never come a season Which shall rid us from the curse Of a prose which knows no reason And an ..."
3. Pharmacographia; a History of the Principal Drugs of Vegetable Origin, Met by Friedrich August Flückiger, Daniel Hanburgy (1879)
"Radix calami aromatici, Radix Acori; Sweet Flag Root; F. Acore odorant ou vrai, Roseau aromatique; G. Kalmus. Regarding the introduction of Acorns Calamus ..."
4. The Works of William Robertson ...: To which is Prefixed, an Account of His by William Robertson, Dugald Stewart (1817)
"Various So great was the disorder, and such the calami- employed ties, which these perpetual hostilities occasioned, in order ^hat various efforts were made ..."