Definitions for "SENATE"
A body of elderly gentlemen charged with high duties and misdemeanors.
An assembly or council having the highest deliberative and legislative functions.
A body of elders appointed or elected from among the nobles of the nation, and having supreme legislative authority.
The law-making assembly of ancient Rome.
The Chief Council of Rome. The senate consisted of about 600 members who reported directly to the emperor. Although powerful in their own right, the senate had limited powers. A directive passed by the senate had to be authorised by the emperor before it became law
A council of senior men selected from civil offices who directed the Roman state.
a republican not a royalist political structure
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