noun, plural de·cem·virs, de·cem·vi·ri [dih-sem-vuh-rahy] /dɪˈsɛm vəˌraɪ/.
Origin of decemvir
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The usurped government of the Decemvirs in Rome was of the same kind.The Commonwealth of Oceana
The rigor of the decemvirs was tempered by the equity of the prtors.
The rigor of the decemvirs was tempered by the equity of the praetors.
But though the decemvirs had been spared from death by fire, they were not forgiven.Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15)
All these acts were performed according to the injunctions of the decemvirs.The History of Rome, Books 37 to the End