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rogatio

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A rhetorical figure in which a question is posed and then answered by the same speaker or writer, as in Mr Chadband's speeches in Charles Dickens's Bleak House: ‘What is peace? Is it war?...

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rogatio

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

A rhetorical figure in which a question is posed and then answered by the same speaker or writer, as in Mr Chadband's speeches in Charles Dickens's Bleak House: ‘What is peace? Is it war?...

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<i>rogatio</i>

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 44 words.

A rhetorical figure in which a question is posed and then answered by the same speaker or writer, as in

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<i>rogatio</i>

Chris Baldick.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 44 words.

A rhetorical *figure in which a question is posed and then answered by the same speaker or writer, as

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tabula Hebana

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

A bronze tablet found (1947) in the Tiber valley near the site of ancient Heba (mod. Magliano). It bears part of the text of a rogatio (bill) conferring honours upon ...

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tabula Hebana

Eastland Stuart Staveley and Barbara Levick.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Greek and Roman Law; Greek and Roman Archaeology. 330 words.

A bronze tablet found (1947) in the Tiber valley near the site of ancient Heba (mod. Magliano). It bears part of the text of a rogatio (bill) conferring honours upon the dead *Germanicus (cf....

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lex (1), categories of Roman law

Michael Crawford.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Greek and Roman Law. 877 words.

(a) Statute, passed by one of the assemblies of the Roman people; the lex Hortensia of 287 bce conferred the force of statute on plebis scita, measures passed by a meeting of the *plebs, and these...

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lex

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies — Law.

(pl. lēgēs), primarily, a statute, passed by one of the assemblies of the Roman people; the lex Hortensia of 287 bc conferred the force of statute on measures passed by a meeting of the...

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