adrogation definition

  • noun:
    • a type of adoption in Ancient Rome.
    • a type of use in ancient Rome. See arrogation.
    • A kind of adoption in old Rome, through which someone legally effective at choosing for himself ended up being accepted in to the connection of boy to another by a vote of the people in the Comitia Curiata, or in subsequent times by a rescript regarding the emperor: so called through the concerns placed towards functions. Also written arrogation.

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