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cedant arma togae

[key-dahnt ahr-mah toh-gahy; English see-dant ahr-muh toh-jee] /ˈkeɪ dɑnt ˈɑr mɑ ˈtoʊ gaɪ; English ˈsi dænt ˈɑr mə ˈtoʊ dʒi/
let military power be subject to civil authority: motto of Wyoming.
Origin of cedant arma togae
literally, let arms yield to the toga Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • As one of the changes, the organization was renamed the arma.
  • Upon joining the arma, new members receive learning material.
  • All of the knowledge required for rank advancement within the arma is covered in the ntp.
  • All arma members are considered to possess the rank of scholar.
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