aedility

noun ae·dil·i·ty \ē-ˈdi-lə-tē\
variants: less commonly

edility

\ē-ˈdi-lə-tē\

Definition of aedility

plural

-es

  1. 1 :  the office of an aedile

  2. 2 :  the superintendence of public buildings and works

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Origin and Etymology of aedility

Latin aedilitas, from aedilis + -itas -ity


First Known Use: 1534


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