Pretorian

Pre*to"ri*an

, n. A soldier of the pretorian guard.
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Pre*to"ri*um

(?), n. [L. praetorium, fr. praetor.] 1. The general's tent in a Roman camp; hence, a council of war, because held in the general's tent.
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2. The official residence of a governor of a province; hence, a place; a splendid country seat.
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