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n. Roman Mythology
The goddess of war.

[Latin Bellōna.]


(Classical Myth & Legend) the Roman goddess of war


(bəˈloʊ nə)

the Roman goddess of war.
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After that, at the first casual opportunity, I presented Bellona to John Claverhouse.
Early next morning I saw him go by with a dip-net and gunnysack, and Bellona trotting at his heels.
Bellona was ambling about him, and they were in high feather, her short, snappy barks mingling with his deeper chest-notes.
These men placed no value whatever upon their own lives, and it was they who totally destroyed the great Mercenary city of Bellona along with its population of over a hundred thousand souls.
Nor was his eare less peal'd With noises loud and ruinous (to compare Great things with small) then when BELLONA storms, With all her battering Engines bent to rase Som Capital City, or less then if this frame Of Heav'n were falling, and these Elements In mutinie had from her Axle torn The stedfast Earth.
The first ten Penguin titles, including The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie, Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway and The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club by Dorothy Sayers, were wildly successful.
Stangeland, Amines Used in CO2 Capture-Health and Environmental Impacts, Bellona report, 49, 1 (2009).
The easiest example for discussion is the second section of the first chapter: it surveys the allusions to Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (and sometimes Through the Looking-Glass) that appear in The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club.
It has partnered with the Bellona Foundation, a Norwegian environmental NGO, with ambitions to provide zero-emission cruises.
The company's leadership stems from the massive outlet network of its highly recognised Istikbal, Bellona and Mondi brands.
The ambitious House Bellona is clearly targeting House Augustus and Darrow fights for his life constantly, armed with his instincts and wits, something almost as dangerous as the franchise's space armor and shape-shifting razors.
Bellona presents the products at 200 different points in Russia and aims to broaden centers in different cities.