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sincērĭtas , ātis, f. sincerus,
I.cleanness, purity, soundness, wholeness (not anteAug.).
II. Trop.: “nec summum bonum habebit sinceritatem suam, si, etc.,Sen. Vit. Beat. 15: “summa vitae,moral purity, Val. Max. 5, 3, 2 ext.: ad perniciem solet agi sinceritas, uprightness, honesty, integrity, sincerity (with recte loqui), Phaedr. 4, 13, 3; so (with probitas) Gell. 14, 2, 5: “verborum (with veritas),id. 2, 23, 21.—
B. Esp.: “sinceritas tua, a form of complimentary address to certain inferior dignitaries,Cod. Just. 7, 62, 26; Cod. Theod. 2, 1, 8; 10, 15, 4; 7, 1, 9.
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