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cănor , ōris, m. cano,
I.tune, sound, song, melody (poet. or in post-Aug. prose; rare).
I. Lit.
A. Of living beings, Quint. 1, 10, 22: “cygni,Lucr. 4, 182; 4, 911: res est blanda canor; “discant cantare puellae,Ov. A. A. 3, 315: “mulcendas natus ad aures,id. M. 5, 561.—
B. Of instruments, the tone: “Martius aeris rauci canor,martial clang, Verg. G. 4, 71: “lyrae,Ov. H. 16, 180.—
II. Trop.: “bella truci memorata canore,in heroic poetry, Petr. 5, 19.
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