centumviri


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centumviri

(sĕntŭm`vĭrī) [Lat.,=a hundred men], in ancient Rome, law court of a varying number of members representing each Roman tribe that heard civil cases involving land and property claims. Under the empire the centumviri had to deal chiefly with inheritance. It is last mentioned in A.D. 395.
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Aquellos que estaban colegiados y que intervenian en ciertas cuestiones especificas: los Decemviri stilitus iudicandis y los Centumviri (22).
173) gives an ironical list of the issues which came before the centumviri.
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