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  • proper noun The long period of relative peace and minimal expansion by military force experienced by the Roman Empire between 27 BC and 180 AD.

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  • noun the Roman peace; the long period of peace enforced on states in the Roman Empire

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From Latin. Coined by Edward Gibbon.

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