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Definitions of praetorian:
  • adjective:   of or relating to a Roman praetor
  • adjective:   characteristic of Praetorian soldiers in respect to corruption or political venality
    Example: "A large praetorian bureaucracy filled with ambitious...and often sycophantic people makes work and makes trouble- Arthur M.Schlesinger Jr."

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