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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Calm  \Calm\  (k[aum]m),  a.  [Compar.  {Calmer}  (-[~e]r);  super. 
  {Calmest}  (-[e^]st)] 
  1.  Not  stormy;  without  motion,  as  of  winds  or  waves;  still 
  quiet;  serene;  undisturbed.  ``Calm  was  the  day.'' 
  --Spenser. 
 
  Now  all  is  calm,  and  fresh,  and  still  --Bryant. 
 
  2.  Undisturbed  by  passion  or  emotion;  not  agitated  or 
  excited;  tranquil;  quiet  in  act  or  speech.  ``Calm  and 
  sinless  peace.''  --Milton.  ``With  calm  attention.'' 
  --Pope. 
 
  Such  calm  old  age  as  conscience  pure  And 
  self-commanding  hearts  ensure.  --Keble. 
 
  Syn:  Still  quiet;  undisturbed;  tranquil;  peaceful;  serene; 
  composed;  unruffled;  sedate;  collected;  placid. 




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