Definitions for praetorship
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an elected magistrate in ancient Rome ranking next below a consul, charged chiefly with the administration of civil justice.
Category: Ancient History
Origin of praetor:
1375–1425; late ME pretor < L praetor, for *praeitor=*praei-, var. s. of praeīre to go before, lead (prae-prae - +īre to go) +-tor -tor
the office of praetor
The office or term of a praetor.
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