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Flashcards in Latin Britain Deck (19):
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agricola

britain's most famous governor
stopped corruption and abuse tax

2

salvius

lawyer then Rsenator command a legion one of Arval brotherhood: men perform religious ceremonies
law court in brit

3

druids

priest acted as judges, kept oral tradition n knowledge n worshipped gods

4

julius caesar

the first Roman general to lead his troops into Britain
55BC

5

chieftains

wealthy landowner who controlled a smsll area n owed his loyalty to the king

6

emperor claudius

invade britain 43 AD for wealth and his ego

7

aulus plautius

first roman governor of britain

8

rufilla

wife of salvius

9

volition

power to make one's own choices

10

deciduous

leaves fall off

11

revitalize

active/lively again

12

diction

writing ability

13

novice

new at doing something

14

retractable

to withdraw/revoke

15

nullify

destroyed

16

custodial

care/guard

17

edifice

large building

18

advent

arrival of important stuff

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alternative

2nd choice