Tribunitial
Tribunician Trib`u*ni"cian, Tribunitial Trib`u*ni"tial, Tribunitian Trib`u*ni*tian, a. [L. tribunicius, tribunitius: cf. F. tribunitien.] Of or pertaining to tribunes; befitting a tribune; as, tribunitial power or authority. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

A kind of tribunician veto, forbidding that which is recognized to be wrong. --Hare. [1913 Webster]


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  • tribunitial — trib·u·ni·tial …   English syllables

  • tribunitial — adjective see tribunicial …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tribunician — Trib u*ni cian, Tribunitial Trib u*ni tial, Tribunitian Trib u*ni*tian, a. [L. tribunicius, tribunitius: cf. F. tribunitien.] Of or pertaining to tribunes; befitting a tribune; as, tribunitial power or authority. Dryden. [1913 Webster] A kind of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tribunitian — Tribunician Trib u*ni cian, Tribunitial Trib u*ni tial, Tribunitian Trib u*ni*tian, a. [L. tribunicius, tribunitius: cf. F. tribunitien.] Of or pertaining to tribunes; befitting a tribune; as, tribunitial power or authority. Dryden. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trib|u|ni|cian — trib|u|ni|tian or trib|u|ni|cian «TRIHB yuh NIHSH uhn», adjective. = tribunitial. (Cf. ↑tribunitial) …   Useful english dictionary

  • trib|u|ni|tian — or trib|u|ni|cian «TRIHB yuh NIHSH uhn», adjective. = tribunitial. (Cf. ↑tribunitial) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tribunitious — Trib u*ni tious, a. Tribunician; tribunitial. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tribune — tribune1 tribuneship, n. tribunitial, tribunicial /trib yeuh nish euhl/, adj. /trib yoohn, tri byoohn /, n. 1. a person who upholds or defends the rights of the people. 2. Rom. Hist. a. any of various administrative officers, esp. one of 10… …   Universalium

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