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senatus consultum

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noun se·na·tus con·sul·tum \sə-ˌnä-təs-kən-ˈsəl-təm, -ˈsu̇l-\

Definition of senatus consultum

plural

senatus consulta

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  1. :  a decree of the ancient Roman senate



Origin and Etymology of senatus consultum

Latin, decree of the senate


First Known Use: 1696


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