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con-callesco , callui, 3,
I.v. inch. [calleo]; lit., to become hard or callous; hence, trop., *
I. Of the intellect, to become shrewd, practised (cf. calleo, I.): “callidos eos appello, quorum, tamquam manus opere, sic animus usu concalluit,Cic. N. D. 3, 10, 25.—*
II. Of the feelings, to become insensible, obtuse: locus ille animi nostri, stomachus ubi habitabat olim, concalluit, Cic. Att. 4, 16, 10.
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    • Cicero, de Natura Deorum, 3.10
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