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Then, the performance over, I followed home some simple old centurion was it?
My master's farm—a veteran of the first war—a centurion—the Numidians.
THE LION'S BROODDUFFIELD OSBORNE
At this moment the centurion who came to arrest him rushed in.
The centurion Rufilus, approaching the litter, gave explanations in a calm, official voice.
LET US FOLLOW HIMHENRYK SIENKIEWICZ
But his character was more than innocent; this, as the astonished centurion exclaimed, "Truly, this man was the Son of God!"
A couple of Roman soldiers, with a centurion, come running along the edge of the quay from the north end.
CAESAR AND CLEOPATRAGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
Pearl of Queens: the Centurion is at hand; and the Roman soldier is incorruptible when his officer is looking.
CAESAR AND CLEOPATRAGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
The Centurion and his guard run of northward; and immediately afterwards the bucina sounds.
CAESAR AND CLEOPATRAGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
I did hope to have seen you as fine a young centurion, growing into a general, as your father was before you.
MARCUS: THE YOUNG CENTURIONGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
When it caused a miracle, there came a great light, as when the good centurion confessed his faith, and there was music.
CASTELLINARIAHENRY FESTING JONES

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oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION