Share this entry

Share this page

Twelve Tables

Syllabification: Twelve Ta·bles

Definition of Twelve Tables in English:

A set of laws drawn up in ancient Rome in 451 and 450 bc, embodying the most important rules of Roman law.

Definition of Twelve Tables in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day ingratiate
Pronunciation: inˈɡrāSHēˌāt
verb
bring oneself into favor with someone through flattery…