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vexillary (VEK suh ler" ee) (s) (noun), vexillaries (pl)
1. One of the oldest class of veterans in the Roman army, serving under a special banner: According to the history books, numerous vexillaries were honored each year by the reigning Roman emperor.
2. A Roman standard-bearer; originally, a member of a special Roman military unit under a separate cavalry: The stone carvings on a pillar showed mounted vexillaries marching in a parade.
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