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a usually curved part of a structure that is over an opening and serves as a support
arch
a shelter in a garden made of boughs or vines twisted together
bower
a steep rugged rock or cliff
crag
a sign or warning usually of evil
portent
a group of representatives headed by an ambassador
embassy
any form of government whose leader or leaders are elected, usually for a specific term of office
republic
landowning upper class
patricinas
all other citizens besides the patricians
plebeians
in Early Rome,a general appointed to rule a state during emergency for a 6 month term
dictator
a meeting of citizens to vote on decisions made by the king and Senate
asembly
a group of advisors to the king made up of the heads of Rome's leading families
Senate
elected officials
consuls
an assembly of the plebeians
tribunes
one of two magistrates of early Rome acting as census takers, assessors, and inspectors of morals and conduct
censor
to subdue or conquer; from sub (under) and jugum (yoke)
subjugate