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Catholic

Catholic  

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Religion
The word, meaning ‘general’ or ‘universal’, has come to have various uses in Christian terminology: (1) Of the universal Church as distinct from local Christian communities.(2) In the sense of ...
Parthia

Parthia  

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An ancient Asian kingdom to the south-east of the Caspian Sea, which from c. 250 bc to c. 230 ad ruled an empire stretching from the Euphrates to the Indus, with Ecbatana as its capital. The Parthian ...
Roman

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Archaeology, History
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One of the largest ancient empire states known, the Roman Empire began in central Italy in the middle of the 1st millennium ...

Roman

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2006
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of (ancient) Rome. Roman alphabet the alphabet used for writing Latin, English, and most European languages, developed in ancient Rome.... ... More

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