Definition of senatus consultum in English:

senatus consultum

noun

  • 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.’

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation:

senatus consultum

/sɛˌnɑːtuːs kɒnˈsʊltʊm/