senatus consultum

noun
se·na·tus con·sul·tum | \ sə-ˌnä-təs-kən-ˈsəl-təm , -ˈsu̇l- \
plural senatus consulta\sə-ˌnä-təs-kən-ˈsəl-tə \

Definition of senatus consultum 

: a decree of the ancient Roman senate

First Known Use of senatus consultum

1696, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for senatus consultum

Latin, decree of the senate

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