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impătĭentĭa (inp- ), ae, f. impatiens.
I. Unwillingness or inability to bear any thing, want of endurance, impatience (post-Aug.).
(α). With gen.: “nauseae,Suet. Calig. 23 fin.: “frigorum,Plin. 11, 23, 27, § 77: “aetas extrema, fessa mente, retinet silentii impatientiam,Tac. A. 4, 52: “caritatis,id. ib. 13, 21: “Veneris,” i. e. impatience, App. M. 2, p. 121.—
II. Insensibility, impassibility, apathy, as a transl. of the Gr. ἀπάθεια, Sen. Ep. 9, 1.
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