adjective trib·u·ni·cian \-shən\
variants: or



Definition of tribunician

  1. :  of, relating to, characteristic of, or resembling a Roman tribune or his office

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Origin and Etymology of tribunician

Latin tribunicius, tribunitius (from tribunus Roman official + -icius, -itius -itious) + English -an

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