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 (tăs′ĭ-təs), Publius Cornelius ad 55?-120?
Roman public official and historian whose two greatest works, Histories and Annals, concern the period from the death of Augustus (ad 14) to the death of Domitian (96).


(Biography) Publius Cornelius (ˈpʌblɪəs kɔːˈniːljəs). ?55–?120 ad, Roman historian and orator, famous as a prose stylist. His works include the Histories, dealing with the period 68–96, and the Annals, dealing with the period 14–68


(ˈtæs ɪ təs)

Publius Cornelius, A.D. c55–c120, Roman historian.
Tac`i•te′an (-ˈti ən) adj.
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Noun1.Tacitus - Roman historian who wrote major works on the history of the Roman Empire (56-120)


[ˈtæsɪtəs] NTácito


[ˈtæsɪtəs] n (History, Literature) → Tacito
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