# decemvirate definition

• noun:
• work or term of office of this decemvirs of ancient Rome, who had absolute authority for 2 years.
• A body of ten men in authority.
• any office or term of office of the decemvirs in Rome.
• A body of ten men in expert.
• The office or term of office of a body of decemvirs.
• A body of ten males in authority.

## Related Sources

• Definition for "decemvirate"
• work or term of office of this decemvirs…
• Sentence for "decemvirate"
• In the popular eye, Cotton Mather…