Tribunician

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tribunician Of or pertaining to tribunes; befitting a tribune; as, tribunitial power or authority. "A kind of tribunician veto, forbidding that which is recognized to be wrong."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tribunician Same as tribunicial.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. tribunicius, tribunitius,: cf. F. tribunitien,

Usage

In literature:

He was invested with the tribunician power for life.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 2" by Various
The tribunician power was curtailed.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI." by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
The tribunician candidates have taken an oath to conduct their canvass according to the direction of Cato.
"The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1" by Marcus Tullius Cicero
The tribunician power, conferred in perpetuity, made it unnecessary to create a king or a dictator.
"The History of Freedom" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
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