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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (ancient Rome) the leader of 100 soldiers.

Usage examples (35)
  • The Roman centurion was distinguished by his uniform.
  • If the centurion is so civil as to take his word, he is so just and honest as to keep his word.
  • Behind the centurion are the heads of many others.
  • He called the centurion to ask him whether He was dead already. for more
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