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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Dataria  \Da*ta"ri*a\,  n.  [LL.,  fr  L.  datum  given.]  (R.  C.  Ch.) 
  Formerly,  a  part  of  the  Roman  chancery;  now  a  separate 
  office  from  which  are  sent  graces  or  favors,  cognizable  in 
  foro  externo,  such  as  appointments  to  benefices.  The  name  is 
  derived  from  the  word  datum,  given  or  dated  (with  the 
  indications  of  the  time  and  place  of  granting  the  gift  or