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Au·re·lian

 (ô-rēl′yən, ô-rē′lē-ən) Originally Lucius Domitius Aurelianus. ad 215?-275.
Emperor of Rome (ad 270-275) who secured the empire's northern border at the Danube River, reconquered Britain, Gaul, Syria, and Egypt, and introduced monetary reforms.
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Aurelian

(ɔːˈriːlɪən)
n
(Biography) Latin name Lucius Domitius Aurelianus. ?212–275 ad, Roman emperor (270–275), who conquered Palmyra (273) and restored political unity to the Roman Empire
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Au•re•li•an

(ɔˈri li ən, ɔˈril yən)

n.
(Lucius Domitius Aurelianus) A.D. 212?–275, Roman emperor 270–275.
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Lewis examines six major wars, devoting one chapter each to the Greco-Persian wars, the Theban wars, the Second Punic War, the campaigns of the Roman emperor Aurelian, the American Civil War, and two chapters to World War II.
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