Lucullus

[loo-kuhl-uh s]
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noun

Lucius Li·cin·i·us [li-sin-ee-uh s] /lɪˈsɪn i əs/, c110–57? b.c., Roman general and epicure.

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Lucullus

noun

Lucius Licinius (ˈluːsɪəs lɪˈsɪnɪəs). ?110–56 bc, Roman general and consul, famous for his luxurious banquets. He fought Mithradates VI (74–66)
Derived FormsLucullan, Lucullean (ˌluːkʌˈlɪən) or Lucullian, adjective
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