Pub·li·us Cor·nel·ius Scipio Af·ri·ca·nus Major /ˈpʌbliəs kɔrˈnilyəs, ˌæfrɪˈkeɪnəs, -ˈkænəs, -ˈkɑn-/Show Spelled[puhb-lee-uhs kawr-neel-yuhs, af-ri-key-nuhs, -kan-uhs, -kahn-]Show IPA, ("Scipio the Elder")237–183 b.c, Roman general who defeated Hannibal.
his adopted grandson, Publius Cornelius Scipio Ae·mil·i·a·nus Africanus Minor /iˌmɪliˈeɪnəs/Show Spelled[ee-mil-ee-ey-nuhs]Show IPA, ("Scipio the Younger")c185–129 b.c, Roman general: besieger and destroyer of Carthage.
full name Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus Major. 237--183 bc, Roman general. He commanded the Roman invasion of Carthage in the Second Punic War, defeating Hannibal at Zama (202)
full name Publius Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus Africanus Minor. ?185--129 bc, Roman statesman and general; the grandson by adoption of Scipio Africanus Major. He commanded an army against Carthage in the last Punic War and razed the city to the ground (146). He became the leader (132) of the opposition in Rome to popular reforms
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a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.
a fool or simpleton; ninny.
a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.
a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.
an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.