- a district in ancient Greece whose chief city was Pharsalus.
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Pompey cut his stick at Pharsalia, and so did Antony at Actium.The Comic Latin Grammar
They went to Pharsalia, and Cato marched across the deserts of Libya.
Cæsar, after the battle of the Pharsalia, had followed Pompey, but had failed to catch him.
After Pharsalia, Cæsar's clemency began to make itself known.
Petra has been lost, and Pharsalia has been won, but there is no sign.