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Flaminius

[ fluh-min-ee-uhs ]

noun

  1. Ga·ius [gey, -, uh, s], died 217 b.c., Roman statesman and general who was defeated by Hannibal.


Flaminius

/ fləˈmɪnɪəs /

noun

  1. FlaminiusGaius217 bcMRomanPOLITICS: statesmanMILITARY: general Gaius (ˈɡaɪəs). died 217 bc , Roman statesman and general: built the Flaminian Way; defeated by Hannibal at Trasimene (217)


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"That is what Flaminius stands for," resumed Lucius after a moment of silence.

Was not the lesson of Flaminius enough for these drinkers of vinegar-water?

Titus Quinctius Flaminius commanded in Greece for four years, first as consul and then as proconsul.

But he had crossed the mountains and marched right past Flaminius, who was not strong enough to attack him, on the road to Rome.

Fifteen thousand men perished, among them Flaminius himself, who died fighting.

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