nAdrogation(Rom. Law) A kind of adoption in ancient Rome. See Arrogation.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nadrogationA kind of adoption in ancient Rome, by which a person legally capable of choosing for himself was admitted into the relation of son to another by a vote of the people in the Comitia Curiata, or in later times by a rescript of the emperor: so called from the questions put to the parties. Also written arrogation.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. adrogatio, arrogatio, fr. adrogare,. See Arrogate