[spahr-tan-ik] /spɑrˈtæn ɪk/ (Show IPA). of or relating to Sparta or its people.
suggestive of the ancient Spartans; sternly disciplined and rigorously simple, frugal, or austere.
a native or inhabitant of Sparta.
a person of Spartan characteristics.
of or relating to Sparta or its citizens
(sometimes not capital) very strict or austere: a Spartan upbringing
(sometimes not capital) possessing courage and resolve
a citizen of Sparta
(sometimes not capital) a disciplined or brave person
a Canadian variety of eating apple
Sparteca South Pacific Regional Trade and Economic Cooperation Agreement
noun 1. a bitter, poisonous, liquid alkaloid obtained from certain species of broom, especially Cytisus scoparius, used in medicine to stimulate the heart and also the uterine muscles in childbirth. noun 1. a viscous oily alkaloid extracted from the broom plant and lupin seeds. It has been used in medicine to treat heart arrhythmias
noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. Classical Mythology. a group of fully armed warriors who sprang from the dragon’s teeth that Cadmus planted.
noun 1. a member of the ruling class of ancient Laconia; a Spartan citizen. Compare Helot (def 1), Perioeci.