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Definition of Romans

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Roman Ro"man, a. [L. Romanus, fr. Roma Rome: cf. F. romain. Cf. Romaic, Romance, Romantic.] 1. Of or pertaining to Rome, or the Roman people; like or characteristic of Rome, the Roman people, or things done by Romans; as, Roman fortitude; a Roman aqueduct; Roman art. 2. Of or pertaining to the Roman Catholic religion; professing that religion. 3. (Print.) (a) Upright; erect; -- said of the letters or kind of type ordinarily used, as distinguished from Italic characters. (b) Expressed in letters, not in figures, as I., IV., i., iv., etc.; -- said of numerals, as distinguished from the Arabic numerals, 1, 4, etc. Roman alum (Chem.), a cubical potassium alum formerly obtained in large quantities from Italian alunite, and highly valued by dyers on account of its freedom from iron. Roman balance, a form of balance nearly resembling the modern steelyard. See the Note under Balance, n., 1. Roman candle, a kind of firework (generally held in the hand), characterized by the continued emission of shower of sparks, and the ejection, at intervals, of brilliant balls or stars of fire which are thrown upward as they become ignited. Roman Catholic, of, pertaining to, or the religion of that church of which the pope is the spiritual head; as, a Roman Catholic priest; the Roman Catholic Church. Roman cement, a cement having the property of hardening under water; a species of hydraulic cement. Roman law. See under Law. Roman nose, a nose somewhat aquiline. Roman ocher, a deep, rich orange color, transparent and durable, used by artists. --Ure. Roman order (Arch.), the composite order. See Composite, a., 2.
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Roman Ro"man, n. 1. A native, or permanent resident, of Rome; a citizen of Rome, or one upon whom certain rights and privileges of a Roman citizen were conferred. 2. Roman type, letters, or print, collectively; -- in distinction from Italics.
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Composite Com*pos"ite (?; 277), a. [L. compositus made up of parts, p. p. of componere. See Compound, v. t., and cf. Compost.] 1. Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language. Happiness, like air and water . . . is composite. --Landor. 2. (Arch.) Belonging to a certain order which is composed of the Ionic order grafted upon the Corinthian. It is called also the Roman or the Italic order, and is one of the five orders recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. See Capital.

Meaning of Romans from wikipedia

- Look up Roman, roman, Romans, romans, or român in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Roman or Romans most often refers to: Rome, the capital city of Italy...
- Epistle to the Romans. C. E. B. Cranfield, in the introduction to his commentary on Romans, says: The denial of Paul's authorship of Romans by such critics...
- Romans 8 is the eighth chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It was aut****d by Paul the Apostle, while he...
- Rome Corinth Romans 1 is the first chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It is aut****d by Paul the Apostle...
- The Roman Empire was the state ruled by the Romans following Octavian's ****umption of sole rule under the Prin****te in 27 BC, the post-Republican state...
- Romans 16 is the sixteenth (and the last) chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It is aut****d by Paul the...
- and sparked off bitter conflicts between Arian barbarians and Catholic Romans." Le Goff, p. 21: "Clovis' master-stroke was to convert himself and his...
- Romans 5 is the fifth chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It is aut****d by Paul the Apostle, while he was...
- Romans 12 is the twelfth chapter of the Epistle to the Romans in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. It is aut****d by Paul the Apostle, while he...
- the Romans, from the lower classes to the upper classes. Another garment that was po****r among the Romans in the later years of the Western Roman Empire...