heracleides

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Heracleides or Heraclides of Pontus (ˌhɛrəˈklaɪdiːz, ˈpɒntəs, ˌhɛrəˈklaɪdiːz, ˈpɒntəs)
 
n
?390--?322 bc, Greek astronomer and philosopher: the first to state that the earth rotates on its axis
 
Heraclides of Pontus or Heraclides of Pontus
 
n

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