praetorian cohort

noun

Definition of praetorian cohort

1 : a picked body of troops that formed the guard of a praetor, or of a general in command of an army under the Roman republic
2 usually capitalized P : a cohort of the Praetorian Guard

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“Praetorian cohort.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/praetorian%20cohort. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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