Roman Catholicism, esp when regarded as excessively or superstitiously ritualistic
noun 1. a fossil resin similar to amber, used for jewelry.
verb (used with object), Romanized, Romanizing. 1. to make Roman Catholic. 2. (often lowercase) to make Roman in character. 3. (often lowercase) to render in the Latin alphabet, especially a language traditionally written in a different system, as Chinese or Japanese. verb (used without object), Romanized, Romanizing. 4. to conform to Roman Catholic doctrine and […]
noun 1. the system of jurisprudence elaborated by the ancient Romans, a strong and varied influence on the legal systems of many countries. noun 1. the system of jurisprudence of ancient Rome, codified under Justinian and forming the basis of many modern legal systems 2. another term for civil law
noun 1. a unit of length used by the ancient Romans, equivalent to about 1620 yards (1480 meters). noun 1. a unit of length used in ancient Rome, equivalent to about 1620 yards or 1481 metres