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caelebs (not coelebs ), lĭbis, adj. etym. dub.,
I.unmarried, single (whether of a bachelor or a widower)
B. Meton.: “vita,the life of a bachelor, Hor. Ep 1, 1, 88; Ov. Tr. 2, 163; Tac. A. 12, 1; Gell. 5, 11, 2: “lectus,Cat. 68, 6; Ov. H. 13, 107.—
II. Transf.
B. Of trees to which no vine is attached (cf. marito): “caelebs platanus,Hor. C. 2, 15, 4; so Ov. M. 14, 663: “arbor,Plin. 17, 23, 35, § 204.
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