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date: 04 August 2020

prōcūrātor 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World
Author(s):
John RobertsJohn Roberts

signified an agent, and under the Principate came to be the distinctive term for the employees of the emperor in civil administration. They might be freedmen from the imperial household, but most, esp. the holders of the more important posts, were ... ...

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