Agricola


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A·gric·o·la

 (ə-grĭk′ə-lə), Gnaeus Julius ad 40-93.
Roman soldier and politician who as governor of Britain (77-84) brought most of its inhabitants under Roman control. He also circumnavigated Britain, thereby discovering it to be an island.
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Agricola

(əˈɡrɪkələ)
n
(Biography) Gnaeus Julius (ˈniːəs ˈdʒuːlɪəs) 40–93 ad, Roman general; governor of Britain who advanced Roman rule north to the Firth of Forth
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A•gric•o•la

(əˈgrɪk ə lə)

n.
Gnae•us Julius (ˈni əs) A.D. 37–93, Roman general: governor of Britain.
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Noun1.Agricola - Roman general who was governor of Britain and extended Roman rule north to the Firth of Forth (37-93)
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