Webster 1913 Edition
conscriptus, p. p. of
conscribereto write together, to enroll;
scribereto write. See
Enrolled; written; registered.
the senators of ancient Rome. When certain new senators were first enrolled with the “fathers” the body was called Patres et Conscripti; afterward all were called Patres conscripti.
One taken by lot, or compulsorily enrolled, to serve as a soldier or sailor.
To enroll, by compulsion, for military service.
Webster 1828 Edition