dies comitialis

di·​es co·​mi·​ti·​a·​lis | \ ¦dēˌāskəˌmitēˈälə̇s \
plural dies comitiales\ -​äˌlās \

Definition of dies comitialis

: any of the 190 days of each year on which the people under the Roman republic could meet for legislation or election

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History and Etymology for dies comitialis

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 21 Sep. 2020.

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