dies comitialis

noun

di·​es co·​mi·​ti·​a·​lis
¦dēˌāskəˌmitēˈälə̇s
plural dies comitiales
-äˌlās
: any of the 190 days of each year on which the people under the Roman republic could meet for legislation or election

Word History

Etymology

Latin, literally, comitial day

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“Dies comitialis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dies%20comitialis. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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