Coriolanus


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Coriolanus

(ˌkɒrɪəˈleɪnəs)
n
(Biography) Gaius Marcius (ˈɡaɪəs ˈmɑːsɪəs). 5th century bc, a legendary Roman general, who allegedly led an army against Rome but was dissuaded from conquering it by his mother and wife
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Cor•i•o•la•nus

(ˌkɔr i əˈleɪ nəs, ˌkɒr-)

n.
Gaius Marcius, fl. late 5th century B.C., legendary Roman military hero.
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Coriolanus

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