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also kal·ends  (kăl′əndz, kā′ləndz)
n. pl. calends also kalends
The first day of the month in the ancient Roman calendar.

[Middle English kalendes, from Latin kalendae; see kelə- in Indo-European roots.]

ca·len′dal (kə-lĕn′dəl) adj.


relating to the calends
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