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river in ancient Thrace (now Turkey); in the mouth of this river the Spartan fleet under Lysander destroyed the Athenian fleet in the final battle of the Peloponnesian War (404 BC) Aegospotami , Aegospotamos
large temple of the Greek goddess Artemis which was begun at Ephesus in 541 BC and completed 220 years later; the temple was destroyed by the Goths in 262 Artemision at Ephesus
ancient city in southeastern Iran; destroyed by an earthquake in 2003 Bam
fortress built in Paris in the 14th century and used as a prison in the 17th and 18th centuries; it was destroyed July 14, 1789 at the start of the French Revolution Bastille
Turkish sea power was destroyed in 1571 by a league of Christian nations organized by the Pope Battle of Lepanto , Lepanto
naval battle in World War II; Allied land-based bombers destroyed a Japanese convoy in the Bismarck Sea in March 1943 battle of the Bismarck Sea , Bismarck Sea
quality of being easily damaged or destroyed breakability , fragility , frangibility , frangibleness
naval battle in the Mediterranean Sea off Cape Passero in which the Spanish navy was destroyed by France and England while attempting to recover Sicily and Sardinia from Italy (1719) Cape Passero , Passero
United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911) Carry Amelia Moore Nation , Carry Nation , Nation
ancient city state on the north African coast near modern Tunis; founded by Phoenicians; destroyed and rebuilt by Romans; razed by Arabs in 697 Carthage
ancient region of Mesopotamia lying between the Euphrates delta and the Persian Gulf and the Arabian Desert; settled in 1000 BC and destroyed by the Persians in 539 BC; reached the height of its power under Nebuchadnezzar II Chaldaea , Chaldea
fundamental principle of classical physics that matter cannot be created or destroyed in an isolated system conservation of mass , conservation of matter , law of conservation of mass , law of conservation of matter
walled city in northeastern Algeria east of Algiers; was destroyed in warfare in the 4th century and rebuilt by Constantine I Constantine
consumer goods that are not destroyed by use consumer durables , durable goods , durables
remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up debris , detritus , dust , junk , rubble
state of being decayed or destroyed desolation , devastation
loyalty destroyed disaffection
city in southeastern Germany on the Elbe River; it was almost totally destroyed by British air raids in 1945 Dresden
Roman Emperor and nephew of Constantine; he restored paganism as the official religion of the empire and destroyed Christian temples but his decision was reversed after his death (331?-363) Flavius Claudius Julianus , Julian , Julian the Apostate
destroyed, completely fordone
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