Definition of Psephisms

1. Noun. (plural of psephism) ¹



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Definition of Psephisms

1. psephism [n] - See also: psephism

Lexicographical Neighbors of Psephisms

psammophiles
psammophilous
psammophyte
psammophytes
psammosere
psammoseres
psarolite
psarolites
psc
pschent
pschents
psellism
psellisms
pseph-
psephism
psephisms (current term)
psephite
psephites
psephitic
psepho-
psephocracy
psephocratic
psephological
psephologies
psephologist
psephologists
psephology
pseud
pseud-
pseudaesthesia

Literary usage of Psephisms

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Athenian Constitutional History: As Represented in Grote's History of Greece by Georg Friedrich Schömann (1878)
"On the other hand, a procedure in which the assembly of the people decides for itself and by itself on laws as well as psephisms, is only conceivable in a ..."

2. The Constitutional Antiquities of Sparta and Athens by Gustav Gilbert (1895)
"... on the subject.4 The Council 1 In the psephisms he is designated by ó Selva ... In the psephisms the formula for the first kind of amendments is ó ..."

3. Papers of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens by American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Archaeological Institute of America (1892)
"Least of all were such qualities likely to be found in the subordinate, rural corporations, as these psephisms bear witness. Hence it is useless to bring to ..."

4. Secularia: Or, Surveys on the Mainstream of History by Samuel Lucas (1862)
""psephisms" which prevailed in his * See the terms in which Smollett cient constancy with the mania for his trial were equally divided on the ..."

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