noun Roman History.
Origin of comitia
Related formsco·mi·tial [kuh-mish-uh l] /kəˈmɪʃ əl/, adjective
Examples from the Web for comitia
For the comitia to be lawfully assembled, and for their acts to have the force of law, three conditions were necessary.The Social Contract & Discourses|Jean-Jacques Rousseau
He likewise, out of his military spoils, constructed and decorated the House of Comitia and the Senate-house.Cicero's Tusculan Disputations|Marcus Tullius Cicero
In ancient Rome none but the free citizens had the right of a suffrage in the comitia or legislative assemblies.
All these elections were conducted with a certain degree of order, troubled only once in the comitia for the dileship.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
The tribunes generally presided over the comitia tributa and took the lead in securing the passage of laws by that body.The Two Great Republics: Rome and the United States|James Hamilton Lewis