Definition of advocatio
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y zgo back
Orthography ID = 2001289
1.
LNS
advocātiō, advocātiōnis
advoco
noun (f., 3rd declension)
  1. a calling to or summoning
  2. legal assistance, judicial aid
  3. legal assistance, the whole body of assistants, counsel
  4. The time allowed for procuring legal assistance
  5. Any kind of delay or adjournment
  6. Consolation
Abbreviations
advocātio, ōnis, f. advoco, a calling to or summoning (in the class. per. only as t. t. in judicial lang.). Lit., abstr., legal assistance, judicial aid (v. advoco and advocatus): tu in re militari multo es cautior quam in advocationibus, Cic. Fam. 7, 10.

— Transf. Concr., legal assistance, the whole body of assistants, counsel (= the bar): haec advocatio, Cic. Sest. 56: so id. Quint. 14; id. Rosc. Com. 5; id. Caecin. 15; id. Sull. 29; Cic. Verr. 2, 1, 49; id. Dom. 21; Liv. 3, 47 al.

— The time allowed for procuring legal assistance: ut binas advocationes postulent, Cic. Fam. 7, 11 Manut.; Quint. Decl. 280.

—Hence, Any kind of delay or adjournment (freq. in Seneca): ratio advocationem sibi petit, ira festinat, Sen. de Ira, 1, 16; so id. Cons. ad Marc. 10; id. Q. N. 7, 10.

— Consolation, Tert. Patient. 11; v. advoco, II. C.
 
top_lefttop_controlrow1_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right
middle_left
middle_check
middle_arrow
middle_right