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. romantically in a romantic manner
  8. Romanal an artificial language
  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. nomenclature a system of words used to name things in a discipline
  15. mangled having edges that are jagged from injury
  16. Roman Legion a division of from 3000 to 6000 men in the Roman army
  17. John Wyclif English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
  18. Roman Church the Christian Church based in the Vatican and presided over by a pope and an episcopal hierarchy
  19. John Wiclif English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
  20. romance a relationship between two lovers