1. roman a clef a novel in which actual persons and events are disguised as fictional characters
  2. Roman collar a stiff white collar with no opening in the front
  3. Roman law the legal code of ancient Rome
  4. roman fleuve a French novel in the form of a long chronicle of a family or other social group
  5. Roman mile an ancient Roman unit of length equivalent to 1620 yards
  6. Roman Catholic of or relating to or supporting Romanism
  7. Romanal an artificial language
  8. romantically in a romantic manner
  9. Romneya coulteri tall branching subshrub of California and Mexico often cultivated for its silvery-blue foliage and large fragrant white flowers
  10. Roman candle a cylindrical firework that projects a series of colored balls of fire
  11. Romanoff the Russian imperial line that ruled from 1613 to 1917
  12. Romanic of or relating to or derived from Rome
  13. harmonic law a law stating that the ratio of the square of the revolutionary period (in years) to the cube of the orbital axis (in astronomical units) is the same for all planets
  14. Roman Church the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
  15. Roman Legion a division of from 3000 to 6000 men in the Roman army
  16. John Wiclif English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
  17. John Wyclif English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
  18. organic law law determining the fundamental political principles of a government
  19. ammonia clock an atomic clock based on vibrational frequency of the nitrogen atom in the ammonia molecule
  20. soprano clef a clef that puts middle C on the bottom line of the staff

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