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Lon·gi·nus(lŏn-jī′nəs), Dionysius Cassius ad 210?-273.
Greek philosopher. The influential volume of literary criticism On the Sublime is traditionally attributed to him but is most likely the work of an earlier author.
(Biography) Dionysius (ˌdaɪəˈnɪsɪəs). ?2nd century ad, supposed author of the famous Greek treatise on literary criticism, On the Sublime
Dionysius Cassius, A.D. 213?–273, Greek philosopher and rhetorician.
Lon•gin′e•an (-ˈdʒɪn i ən) adj.