centurion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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centurionnoun [C]

uk   /senˈtjʊə.ri.ən/  us   /-ˈtʊr.i-/
an ​officer in the ​army of ​ancient Rome who was ​responsible for 100 ​soldiers
(Definition of centurion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (古罗马军队中的)百夫长,百人队队长…
in Chinese (Traditional) (古羅馬軍隊中的)百夫長,百人隊隊長…
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