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interrex

(ˌɪntəˈrɛks)
n, pl interreges (ˌɪntəˈriːdʒiːz)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who governs during an interregnum; provisional ruler
[C16: from Latin, from inter- + rēx king]
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For his surgery blood was arranged from Karachi, two companies Interrex and ACP provided instruments.
Bishops had ex officio seats in the Upper House of the Senate, and the Archbishop of Gniezno, who was Primate of Poland, was appointed to act as an interrex between the death of a king and the election of next one.
Ejemplos que pone Agamben son el iustitium, que implica la suspension del orden juridico, y el interregnum, en el que (nuevamente en terminos de Magdelain) <<la constitucion se encuentra en suspenso[mucho mayor que] por la muerte o abdicacion de los consules y entonces, auspicia ad patres redeunt, <<los auspicios vuelven a los patres[mucho mayor que], y estos--los senadores patricios, segun se acepta habitualmente--proceden a elegir un primer interrex que abre el camino para salir de la acefalia (67).
In The Lost Heiress, Book 2, Galen and Raffi begin a new quest, this time to locate the Interrex, rumored to be the surviving granddaughter of the late, deposed emperor.
Sin embargo, el sujeto designado por el interrex pero despreciado por el pueblo, no podia ser rex, y de alli el valor de la deliberacion popular en la lex curiata.
Marianne Bonnefond-Coudry usefully compares the princeps senatus to the interrex, another exclusively patrician office.
Los consules se elegian por el comicio centuriado presidido por un Consul, por un Dictador o un Interrex.
Nihilo credo magis illa quam interrex noster tulit, ut dictator quem vellet civium nominatim aut indicta causa inpune posset occidere.
Extraordinary magistracies of higher rank include the interrex, dictator, master of the horse, centumviri, (73) military tribunes, and the like.
Ferguson bought five of them at the Tattersalls October Sale, Part 1, for a total of 1,380,000gns, including a colt out of the Kingmambo mare Model Queen for 430,000gns and another out of the Interrex mare P retty Sharp for 420,000gns.
Los cargos se dividian en dos: los de mayor rango: consules, praetores y censores, elegidos por los comitia centuriata, y los de menor rango: quaestores, aediles, tribuni plebis, magister equitum, interrex v decemviri legibus scribundi, elegidos por los comitia tribunitia.
ritual traditions with the figure of the interrex, the youth chosen annually as