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  • adj. Of or pertaining to Justinian I, Emperor of the Byzantine or East Roman Empire from 527 to 565.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Institutes or laws of the Roman Justinian.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Byzantine emperor who held the eastern frontier of his empire against the Persians; codified Roman law in 529; his general Belisarius regained North Africa and Spain (483-565)


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