tribunate

[trib-yuh-nit, -neyt, trih-byoo-nit, -neyt]

Origin of tribunate

First recorded in 1540–50, tribunate is from the Latin word tribūnātus the office of a tribune. See tribune1, -ate3
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tribunate

tribuneship

noun
  1. the office or rank of a tribune
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