custos rotulorum


custos ro·​tu·​lo·​rum
plural custodes rotulorum
: the principal justice of the peace in an English county who is also keeper of the rolls and records of the sessions of the peace

Word History


New Latin, keeper of the rolls

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“Custos rotulorum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2023.

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