Definitions

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  • adj. divided into hundreds
  • v. To divide into hundreds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or divided into, centuries or hundreds.
  • transitive v. To divide into hundreds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To divide into centuries or hundreds.
  • Divided into or consisting of centuries or hundreds: as, centuriate assemblies.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • As the maniple whose tribune is now promoted to centuriate staff is under-represented, a pro tempore candidate is selected to be the manipular sub-tribune.

    Draining the Swamps

  • The Romans were so curious that, though their consuls were elected in the centuriate assemblies, they might not touch the militia, except they were confirmed in the parochial assemblies; for a magistrate not receiving his power from the people, takes it from them, and to take away their power is to take away their liberty.

    The Commonwealth of Oceana

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