Marius

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Mar·i·us

 (mâr′ē-əs, măr′-), Gaius 157?-86 bc.
Roman general and politician. Elected consul seven times, he reformed the military and lost a disastrous civil war (88) to his political rival Sulla.

Marius

(ˈmɛərɪəs; ˈmærɪəs)
n
(Biography) Gaius (ˈɡaɪəs). ?155–86 bc, Roman general and consul. He defeated Jugurtha, the Cimbri, and the Teutons (107–101), but his rivalry with Sulla caused civil war (88). He was exiled but returned (87) and took Rome

Mar•i•us

(ˈmɛər i əs, ˈmær-)

n.
Gaius, c155–86 B.C., Roman general.
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