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 Webster]

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


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • tribunitian — trib·u·ni·tian …   English syllables

  • tribunitian — adjective see tribunician …   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

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ombudsman — An ombudsman (conventional English plural: ombudsmen) is a person who acts as a trusted intermediary between an organization and some internal or external constituency while representing not only but mostly the broad scope of constituent… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”