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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An ancient town of north-central Macedonia, Greece, near the Aegean Sea. It was the site of Antony and Octavian's decisive defeat of Brutus and Cassius in 42 B.C.

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  • n. a city in ancient Macedonia that was important in early Christianity
  • n. Octavian and Mark Antony defeated Brutus and Cassius in 42 BC


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