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An ancient city of northern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea in present-day Tunisia. Julius Caesar defeated the forces of Cato the Younger here in 46 bc.


(Placename) an ancient town near Carthage in North Africa: site of Caesar's victory over Pompey in 46 bc


(ˈθæp səs)

an ancient town on the coast of Tunisia: decisive victory of Caesar 46 B.C.
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They spent <3% of the time in naio and the remainder on grasses, Verbascum thapsus, and Chenopodium oahuense.
Population and leaf-level variation of iridoid glycosides in the invasive weed Verbascum thapsus L.
Gracilis stinging nettle (Aiton) Selander Verbascum thapsus L.
5-9ha Byzantine Sabratha 9ha Qasr ash-Sharraba 15-18ha Byzantine Lepcis Magna 18ha Pheradi Maius 18ha Mistis 19ha Gigthis 20ha Thapsus 23ha
Valeriana jatamansii Jones Roots as tonic, stimulant and antispasmodic; also used in epilepsy and hysteria Verbascum thapsus Linn.
The method of extracting Verbascum thapsus flower is as the following: milling and making powder and putting for 48 hours in chloroform methanol solvent compound (40:60), the mix is filtered and the solvent is evaporated by using rotary and the reminder mixture is solved in the least volume methanol for fat removing.
To improve URT conditions, anti-inflammatory/anti-allergy herbs such as Sambucus nigra, Euphrasia officinalis and Verbascum thapsus are useful.
The terseness of Ovid's notice makes for an interesting comparison with another notice of civil war on 6 April, the battle of Thapsus, won by Julius Caesar (4.
The Civil War campaign continued in North Africa, where Caesar was finally victorious at the battle of Thapsus (46 BC).
And further, [9] [C] Ys (DC) beske, also biske, Hz Ng biske 'hair (of animals), fur', biske siqa (14) 'Verbascum thapsus Linn.
The most frequently observed understory species (Table 2) included: Ambrosia artemisiifolia, Daucus carota, Melilotus albus, Parthenocissus quinquefolia, Toxicodendron radicans, and Verbascum thapsus.