E`qua*nim"i*ty (?), n. [L. aequanimitas, fr. aequanimus: cf. F. 'equanimit'e. See Equanimous.]

Evenness of mind; that calm temper or firmness of mind which is not easily elated or depressed; patience; calmness; composure; as, to bear misfortunes with equanimity.

 

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