a river in ancient Thrace, flowing into the Hellespont: near its mouth the Athenian fleet was defeated by Lysander, 405 b.c., in the last battle of the Peloponnesian War.
Sparta had only Sestos and Abydos of all that she had won by the battle of Aegospotami.
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a river of ancient Thrace that flowed into the Hellespont. At its mouth the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenians in 405 bc, ending the Peloponnesian War
an unclassified degree granted a university student who has fulfilled all requirements for graduation but was prevented by illness from attending the final examinations. noun (in British and certain other universities, and, sometimes, schools) a certificate allowing a candidate to pass an examination although he has missed all or part of it through illness a […]
a genus of extinct anthropoid ape of the Oligocene Period known from remains found in Egypt.
noun (Greek myth) a king of Egypt and twin brother of Danaüs Historical Examples The story referred to is that of the fifty daughters of Danaus, who were married to the fifty sons of aegyptus, their cousins. The Aeneid of Virgil Virgil And the sons of aegyptus willed to take the daughters of Danaus in […]
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