Pyrrhus

Pyrrhus

[pir-uhs]
noun
1.
c318–272 b.c, king of Epirus c300–272.
2.
Classical Mythology, Neoptolemus.
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Pyrrhus (ˈpɪrəs)
 
n
1.  319--272 bc, king of Epirus (306--272). He invaded Italy but was ultimately defeated by the Romans (275 bc)
2.  another name for Neoptolemus
 
'Pyrrhic
 
adj

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