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petere magistratum, honores
to seek office.
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(de or ex) provincia decedere or simply decedere (vid. sect. II. 4, note Cf. especially...)
to leave a province (at the termination of one's term of office).
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provinciam obire
to visit, traverse a province.
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provinciam administrare, obtinere
to manage, govern a province.
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provincias permutare
to exchange provinces.
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in provinciam proficisci (Liv. 38. 35)
to set out for one's province.
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provincias inter se comparant
(the magistrates) arrange among themselves the administration of the provinces, the offical spheres of duty.
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alicui Syria (sorte) obvēnit, obtigit
the province of Syria has fallen to some one's lot.
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provincias sortiri (Liv. 38. 35)
to draw lots for the provinces.
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provinciam alicui decernere, mandare
to entrust some one with an official duty, a province.
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coloniam constituere (Leg. Agr. 1. 5. 16)
to found a colony.
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colōnos mittere (Div. 1. 1. 3)
to send out colonists.
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coloniam deducere in aliquem locum (vid. sect. XII. 1, note Notice too...)
to found a colony somewhere.
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rem publicam quaestui habere
to enrich oneself at the expense of the state.
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peculatum facere (Rab. Perd. 3. 8)
to embezzle money.
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avertere pecuniam (Verr. 2. 1. 4)
to embezzle money.
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pecunia publica, quae ex metallis redit
the public income from the mines.
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agros assignare (Leg. Agr. 1. 6. 17)
to allot land.
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ager publicus
public land; state domain.
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tributorum multitudine premi
to be crushed by numerous imposts.
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vectigalia, tributa alicui imponere
to impose tribute on some one.
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immunitatem omnium rerum habere
to enjoy absolute immunity.
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immunis (tributorum) (Verr. 5. 21. 51)
exempt from taxation.
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vectigalia, tributa pendere
to pay taxes.
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pecuniam cogere a civitatibus
to extort money from the communities.
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vectigalia exigere (acerbe)
to exact the taxes (with severity).
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vectigalia exercere (vid. sect. V. 7, note The first...)
to collect the taxes.
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vectigalia redimere, conducere
to farm the revenues.
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rem publicam in libertatem vindicare a or ex dominatione
to deliver the state from a tyranny.
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libertatem recuperare
to recover liberty.
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regios spiritus reprimere (Nep. Dion. 5. 5)
to destroy a despotism, tyranny.
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dominationem or dominatum refringere
to destroy a despotism, tyranny.
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ab aliquo servitutem or servitutis iugum depellere
to deliver some one from slavery.
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iugum servile alicui demere
to deliver some one from slavery.
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servitutem exuere (Liv. 34. 7)
to shake off the yoke of slavery.
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iugum servile a cervicibus deicere (Phil. 1. 2. 6)
to shake off the yoke of slavery.
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iugum servitutis excutere
to shake off the yoke of slavery.
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vincula rumpere
to burst one's chains.
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ad arma conclamare (Liv. 3. 50)
to call to arms.
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ad libertatem conclamare
to summon to liberty.
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imperium oppugnare, percellere
to attack, overthrow a tyranny.
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libertas, libertatis studium
independent spirit.
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iugum servitutis accipere
to submit to the yoke of slavery.
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aliquem sub corona vendere (B. G. 3. 16)
to sell a prisoner of war as a slave.
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aliquem in servitutem abducere, abstrahere
to carry off into slavery.
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populum liberum esse, libertate uti, sui iuris esse pati
to grant a people its independence.
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libertatem populo eripere
to rob a people of its freedom.
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civitatem servitute oppressam tenere (Dom. 51. 131)
to keep the citizens in servile subjection.
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alicui servitutem iniungere, imponere
to lay the yoke of slavery on some one.
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aliquem in servitutem redigere
to reduce to slavery.
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