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Cassander

[kuh-san-der] /kəˈsæn dər/
noun
1.
c354-297 b.c, king of Macedonia 301-297 (son of Antipater).
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  • Cassander then sent a band of two hundred soldiers to put her to death.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Antipater had a son named Cassander, who was a general in his army.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Olympias adhered to Polysperchon, while Eurydice favored Cassander's cause.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Cassander proved to be too strong for Polysperchon in Greece.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • She sent messengers off to Cassander, urging him to come immediately and join her.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Of course, the tidings of these proceedings were not long in reaching Cassander.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Cassander, of course, watched for it, and seized it himself when it came.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • I think also that Cassander's punishment was deferred that Thebes might be repeopled.

  • Philip Aridus was succeeded by Cassander, who left three sons.

  • Antipater, vice-regent of Macedon ; father of Cassander, ii, 48.

    De Officiis Marcus Tullius Cicero

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