- a crater in the second quadrant of the face of the moon: about 32 miles (51.2 km) in diameter.
- Seleucus Nicator, 358?–281? b.c., Macedonian general under Alexander the Great: founder of the Seleucid dynasty.
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She tries to deceive Caesar as to her wealth, and is shamed by her treasurer Seleucus.The Man Shakespeare
Here she cast herself upon the protection of Seleucus, king of Syria.
Seleucus was very easily induced to enter into these plans, and war was declared.
Seleucus paid Erasistratus about £20,000 for curing his son Antiochus.Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine
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Among them is a Seleucus, who by his name should be a Greek.
- surname Nicator. ?358–280 bc, Macedonian general under Alexander the Great, who founded the Seleucid kingdom
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