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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to, or having the character of, Cato the Censor, a type of old-fashioned, prejudiced, pragmatical, ungracious, hard Roman virtue.
  • Of or pertaining to Cato of Utica, a type of stubborn but impractical virtue.
  • In the style of a medieval book of apothegms which goes by the name of Cato or Caton.

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