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- n. Alternative form of aedileship.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The office of ædile.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The office of an edile.
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A magnificent wooden theatre, built by M. Æmilius Scaurus, in his edileship, B.C. 58, is described by Pliny.
Marcus Agrippa in his edileship, made no less than seven streams meet together under ground, in one main channel, with such a rapid current, as to carry all before them, that they met with in their passage.
I promise the Roman people that this shall be the most honorable and the fairest employment of my edileship.
He was come to Rome, in order to stand candidate for the edileship.