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Results for: ancient city in southwestern Italy (destroyed in 79 A.D. by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius), ancient Roman city in southern Italy. It was buried by volcanic ash during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79, and has since been partly excavated.Translations: 130 / 2121
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ancient city in southwestern Italy (destroyed in 79 A.D. by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius), ancient Roman city in southern Italy. It was buried by volcanic ash during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79, and has since been partly excavated.Pompeii
(65-8 BC) Roman poet and satirist; male first nameHorace
(about an area of land or a source of information) able to be mined (excavated, searched)minable
(AD c110-c180) Roman writer and juristGaius
(also known as Lviv) city in western UkraineLvov
(Ancient Rome) portraits of ancestors made of waximagines
(Archaic) fumarole, volcanic crater through which gases escapemofette
(c. 1350-1600) revival of the arts and learning that began in Italy and spread throughout Europe (most often associated with the works of Michelangelo, Machiavelli, Dante, and Da Vinci), classical revival, end of Middle Ages, in architectural style of ...Renaissance
(c.495 BC - c.429 BC) ancient Athenian statesman and generalPericles
(c480-c406 BC) ancient Greek playwrightEuripides
(Catholicism) short hooded cape worn which is worn by Roman Catholic prelates over the rochet, mozetta, short capemozzetta
(Classical Mythology) one who is partly human and partly god; human who has been made into a god, human with powers of a god, minor god, somebody treated like goddemigod
(commonly used in its plural form: graffiti) drawing or writing which has been written or painted on a wall or other surface (usually in a public area), ancient inscription, written mark on wallgraffito
(died c.355 BC) Persian ruler of the ancient Asian region of Caria (after his death, his wife built him a huge tomb, named the Mausoleum)Mausolus
(French) mount, hillmunt
(Greek Mythology) goddesses of destiny, Greek goddesses of destiny, Moirai (Roman equivalent), ParcaeFates
(Greek Mythology) one who killed the minotaur, husband of Phaedra, legendary hero of ancient GreeceTheseus
(in ancient Greece) political assembly; marketplace or public square used for public assemblies, coin worth an agora, Israeli currency unitagora
(in ancient Rome) unroofed area over a courtyard designed to allow water to fall into the cistern (Architecture)compluvium
(Informal) city in northern California (USA)Frisco (San Francisco)
(Informal) greatest number amount or extent (from U.S. Southern and Black English)mostest
(Informal) Las Vegas (gambling city in Nevada, USA)Vegas
(Informal) semitrailer, cargo trailer that is pulled by a trailer truck; tractor trailer, truck cab with an attached semitrailer; semifinal, next-to-last round in a competition; duplex house (British), pref. half; somewhat, partly, tractor-trailersemi
(Italian) plaza, public square; concourse, city square; balcony, veranda, Italian public square, open-sided passageway, porchpiazza
(Latin) ancient Roman game of chance based on the use of dice; (Classical Mythology) nickname of Athena that refers to a holy place built in her honor by Aleus; old city located on the Eastern border of Arcadiaalea
(Latin) arched tile (used in ancient Rome)imbrex
(Mythology) ancient Greek goddess of victory; type of antiaircraft missile; American sporting goods companyNike
(Nautical) fasten with a rope, tie down with a rope; thread a rope through a block or pulley, Canadian town council president, district official, fasten something by reeving, female sandpiper, head of a city council, chief administrator of a town, repr...reeve
(Pathology) contagious disease caused by a microorganism from the genus Rickettsia (symptoms include severe headaches, high fever, and skin eruption)typhus
(presently called Shen-yang) city located in Manchuria, China (which was the captured by the Japanese in 1931 and was followed by the Japanese invasion of all Manchuria)Mukden
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