obsidional crown

noun

Definition of obsidional crown

: a crown bestowed in ancient Rome upon a general who raised the siege of a beleaguered place or upon one who held out against a siege

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History and Etymology for obsidional crown

translation of Latin corona obsidionalis

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“Obsidional crown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obsidional%20crown. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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