imperium

noun im·pe·ri·um \ im-ˈpir-ē-əm \

Definition of imperium

1 a :supreme power or absolute dominion :control
b :empire 1
c :empire 2
2 :the right to command or to employ the force of the state :sovereignty

Examples of imperium in a Sentence

  1. a nation whose economic imperium waned after the war

Origin and Etymology of imperium

Latin — more at empire



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