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Roscius

[rosh-ee-uh s, rosh-uh s] /ˈrɒʃ i əs, ˈrɒʃ əs/
noun
1.
Quintus
[kwin-tuh s] /ˈkwɪn təs/ (Show IPA),
c126–c62 b.c, Roman actor.
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Roscius

/ˈrɒskɪəs; -sɪəs/
noun
1.
full name Quintus Roscius Gallus. died 62 bc, Roman actor
2.
any actor
Derived Forms
Roscian, adjective
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n.

name of a celebrated Roman actor.

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