Centuria

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Centuria

An ancient Roman unit of area approximately equivalent to 50.5 hectares.
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7: Adagiorum chilias IV, centuriae I-V[Adagia 3001-3500].
8: Adagiorum chilias IV, centuriae VI-X; chilias V, Centuriae I-II [Adagia 3501-4151].
Centuriae Latinae II: Cent une figures humanistes de la Renaissance aux Lumieres a la memoire de Marie-Madeleine de la Garanderie.
5: Adagiorum Chilias III, Centuriae I-V (Adagia 2001-2500).
200 YEARS AGO:This morning a solemn dirge was sung and the High Mass at half past eleven by the Bishop of Centuriae, at the Portuguese Chapel, Grosvenor Square, for his late Holiness Pope Pius VI, and the same solemn services will on different appointed days be performed in the rest of the Roman Catholic Chapels.
This became an incentive for the preparation of more centuriae of Lipsius's letters for publication.
48) Erasmi Roterodami Adagiorum chiliades tres, ac centuriae fere totidem (Venetiis 1508).