Quinquevir

Quin´que`vir


n.1.(Bot. Antiq.) One of five commissioners appointed for some special object.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Lesser ordinary magistrates were urban quaestors, aerarii, (69) plebian aediles, curulial aediles, (70) administers, (71) leaders of the different tribes, triumvirs, quatuorvirs, quinquevirs, decemvirs, (72) and the like.