praetorium


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praetorium

(priːˈtɔːrɪəm)
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1. (Historical Terms) (in Roman history) the headquarters or residence of a Roman official, governor or military commander
2. (Historical Terms) (in Roman history) the headquarters of the Praetorian guard
3. (Architecture) any official building, such as a law court, or a monarch's residence
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Noun1.praetorium - the tent of an ancient Roman generalpraetorium - the tent of an ancient Roman general
collapsible shelter, tent - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
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2 does not allow players to skip the cutscenes in Castrum, Meridianum and Praetorium, and there are reasons behind this.
Indeed, although the excavations of the amphitheatre are not complete, we can already hypothesize that the architectonic complex built upon its ruins after its dismantlement, facing Cercadilla and bearing a construction technique inspired by the opus vittatum employed there (40), is connected to the conversion of Cercadilla from praetorium to residence of the bishop Ossius, in accordance with an idea already put forward by Marfil (2000a, 2000b and 2006) and Hidalgo (2002) although according to the latter, Ossius took possession of the palatium built by Maximian, while the former claims that the bishop built the complex himself from the second quarter of IV century.
A 'ditch indistinctly marked' is only debatably ancient and marking the site of a praetorium.
Os selos anforicos recolhidos por Mommsen e Dressel nos fossos do castrum praetorium e no monte Testaccio tinham permitido estabelecer a origem betica do azeite transportado para a Germania, e as inscricoes a preto ou vermelho denominadas titulipicti, especie de formulario de controlo alfandegario e fiscal, forneciam importantes dados: a tara da anfora (titulus a), o nome das personagens vinculadas ao comercio e transporte das anforas (titulus P), o peso do produto (titulus y) e o distrito fiscal (titulus o).
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Os editos eram proclamacoes feitas no inicio do mandato de um magistrado, com as quais ele criava novas formulas processuais que preenchiam as lacunas do ius civile (composto pelas leis e pelos costumes) e que adaptavam a vida judicial as transformacoes sociais por que Roma passava; ficou conhecido, tambem, por ius praetorium, ja que que foram os pretores (um dos tipos de magistrado) os que mais inventividade demonstraram neste mister.
A organizacao pesquisada e o Instituto Praetorium, que atua no ramo do ensino, pesquisa e atividade de extensao em Direito.
Perhaps in the near future, the Exalted Praetorium will review its understanding, adopting a position even more effective in protecting the environment and the public interest, as in the case of the direct unconstitutionality actions which were related to asbestos, as will be detailed in the next section.
Tambien puede valorarse la posibilidad de que las capitales conventuales contaran con instalaciones que sirvieran tanto para albergar al gobernador durante sus giras como a los representantes de las ciudades en sus concilia: de hecho, se ha sugerido, a partir de un epigrafe de Asturica Augusta dedicado por un legatus per Asturiam et Gallaeciam al Genius praetorii (33) la posibilidad de que la ciudad contara con un praetorium (34).
8); Garde-Chatel in Normandy (1660), with a network of paths connecting scattered hermitages; San Juan de la Cruz in the Busaco Wood, near Coimbra, Spain (1627-94), with a grandiose life-size reproduction of the original Via Dolorosa, including twenty monumental stations along a four kilometer route (Pilate's praetorium, the house of Caiaphas, the Holy Sepulcher, etc.
Ad praetorium eius signa cum tulerimus, ubi ego eum parentem appellavero, quod benefi-cio eius erga nos ac maiestate eius dignum est, vos, milites, eos quorum vos modo arma dexterae texerunt pat ronos salutabitis.