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cedant arma togae

[key-dahnt ahr-mah toh-gahy; English see-dant ahr-muh toh-jee] /ˈkeɪ dɑnt ˈɑr mɑ ˈtoʊ gaɪ; English ˈsi dænt ˈɑr mə ˈtoʊ dʒi/
Latin.
1.
let military power be subject to civil authority: motto of Wyoming.
Origin of cedant arma togae
literally, let arms yield to the toga
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