NUBILIS, civil law. One who is of a proper age to be married. Dig. 32,51.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The change of appearance of the gland cells during their development was also documented for Lepas anatifera, Balanus nubilis, B.
tu frange regendo indocilem sexuque tene, dum nubilis aetas solvendusque pudor; neve exercere protervas gymnadas aut lustris nemorum concede vagari.
Skull measurements suggest these wolves of B.C.'s mainland coast, together with those of Vancouver Island and coastal Alaska, are isolated members of the subspecies Canis lupus nubilis, which includes populations from central Canada and Minnesota.
* Latin name: Canis lupus nubilis. * Average length: 1.5 to 2 metres.