Associations to the word «Cicero»


CICERO, proper noun. The Roman statesman and orator Mārcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BC).
CICERO, noun. (typography) (Continental printing) The Continental equivalent of the English pica: a measure of 12 Didot points (4.51368   mm or about 0.178  in.) or a body of type in this size.

Dictionary definition

CICERO, noun. A linear unit of the size of type slightly larger than an em.
CICERO, noun. A Roman statesman and orator remembered for his mastery of Latin prose (106-43 BC).

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats