Examples from the Web for altus
He wrote an Altus, and is said to have copied 300 books with his own hand.Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys|Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
Altus: above: applied to a part raised above the usual level.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The following is the first stanza of the Altus which shows the metre.
Horace applies the epithet 'altus,' Ovid that of 'animosus' to Accius.The Roman Poets of the Republic|William Young Sellar
It contains fifteen rhyming couplets of the same character as those in the Altus, but its authenticity is by no means so certain.