Definitions

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  • n. Baldness.
  • n. An area of skin that has become bald.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Baldness; calvities.

Etymologies

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From Latin calvitium ("baldness"), from calvus ("bald").

Examples

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  • His scalp has been twice overhauled

    But Donald insists he’s not bald.

    If such simple calvity

    Were solely his malady

    The world would be far less appalled.

    March 21, 2018