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patrician
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
a person belonging to the nobility or aristocracy — sometimes specifically of ancient Rome
  • 'Major Cavalcanti, a worthy patrician of Lucca, a descendant of the Cavalcanti of Florence,' " continued Monte Cristo, reading aloud, " 'possessing an income of half a million.'
    Chapters 55-56 (8% in)
  • Many, also, who were not aware of the circumstances attending his withdrawal from Paris, were struck with the worthy appearance, the gentlemanly bearing, and the knowledge of the world displayed by the old patrician, who certainly played the nobleman very well, so long as he said nothing, and made no arithmetical calculations.
    Chapters 109-110 (4% in)

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