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noun (plural senatus consulta /kɒnˈsʊltə/)
A decree of the ancient Roman senate.
- The Senate will commence the discussion of the Senatus Consultum on the 1st day of September.
- This is therefore a small fragment of an original senatus consultum, to which Josephus, or his source, may have given a kind of title in his own words.
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