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a younger contemporary of Varro whose scholarly writings—a treatise on syllables, Epistulae (with grammatical discussions), and antiquarian works—were used by Verrius Flaccus, Gellius, and others.

H. Funaioli, Grammaticae Romanae fragmenta 457–66. R. Herzog and P. Schmidt, § 283.


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