centumvir

noun cen·tum·vir \sen‧ˈtəmvər, ken‧ˈtu̇mˌvi(ə)r\

Definition of centumvir

plural

centumviri

\-əmvəˌrī, -u̇mvəˌrē\
  1. :  one of originally about 100 judges or jurors of a Roman court for civil suits

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Origin and Etymology of centumvir

Latin, centumviri, plural from centum viri hundred men, from centum hundred + viri, plural of vir man — more at virile


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