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Definition of "kalon" []

  • Ideal perfect beauty in the physical and moral sense, especially as perceived by Greek philosophers (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "kalon" in a sentence
  • "The strong necessity of suicide had passed away; life, even for me, might be rendered tolerable by the sovereign panacea of opium, the only true minister to a mind diseased, the sought 'kalon' found."
  • "The kalon tripa gaining greater international recognition could ultimately put pressure on Beijing to moderate its policies within Tibet itself."
  • "Lobsang Sangay won election in April as kalon tripa, or chief minister, and is due to take office next month in Dharamsala, India, the seat of the exile government."