Tarentum


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Tarentum

(təˈrɛntəm)
n
(Placename) the Latin name of Taranto
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Of the different sorts of the first are husbandmen, artificers, exchange-men, who are employed in buying and selling, seamen, of which some are engaged in war, some in traffic, some in carrying goods and passengers from place to place, others in fishing, and of each of these there are often many, as fishermen at Tarentum and Byzantium, masters of galleys at Athens, merchants at AEgina and Chios, those who let ships on freight at Tenedos; we may add to these those who live by their manual labour and have but little property; so that they cannot live without some employ: and also those who are not free-born on both sides, and whatever other sort of common people there may be.
"Nestor" opens on a note of historical decorum when Cochrane, one of Stephen's students, responds correctly with "Tarentum" (the query being, what city sent Pyrrhus?); but the episode quickly devolves into a pedagogical farce.
Some of the earliest stories (since there's barely any physical evidence to credibility) and concepts date back to as far as the 4th century BC when Greek Mathematician Archytas of Tarentum proposed the design of a steam-propelled bird.
(both of the Rabkin Dermatopathology Laboratory in Tarentum, PA) for the photomicrograph images of representative SM and EVHC histology.
A timeline at the end gives information about the history of robots starting with the wooden bird by Greek philosopher Archytas of Tarentum and bringing us up past 2007 when the tiny Da Vinci robot was first used in heart surgery--fascinating.
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In addition to selling the other titles, Trib Total said in August it would combine the operations of its Pittsburgh title along with those of its Greensburg Tribune-Review and its Valley News Dispatch of Tarentum. At the same time, it laid off 153.
According to Aristoxenus of Tarentum, in this year, after a very long journey, Pythagoras returns to Croton and start teaching mathematics and philosophy.