Titus Lucretius Carus

Lucretius

[loo-kree-shuhs]
noun
(Titus Lucretius Carus) 97?–54 b.c, Roman poet and philosopher.

Lucretian, adjective
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Lucretius (luːˈkriːʃɪəs)
 
n
full name Titus Lucretius Carus. ?96--55 bc, Roman poet and philosopher. In his didactic poem De rerum natura, he expounds Epicurus' atomist theory of the universe
 
Lu'cretian
 
adj

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