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Fabricius

(Caius Fabricius Luscinus) (fəbrĭsh`əs fäbrēä`nō), d. 250 B.C., Roman general and statesman, distinguished for simplicity of habit and probity in public life. He persuaded the Tarentines to abstain from war with Rome and, as consul (282 B.C.), defeated the Boii and the Etruscans. While negotiating with PyrrhusPyrrhus
, c.318–272 B.C., Molossian king of Epirus. He fought at Ipsus in Asia Minor in the service of Demetrius Poliorcetes (later Demetrius I) of Macedon, and by the aid of Ptolemy I he became (297 B.C.) joint king of Epirus with Neoptolemus.
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 for the ransom of prisoners captured at Heraclea (281) he rejected a bribe. When consul again (278), he negotiated terms of peace with Pyrrhus and subsequently defeated the Samnites, Lucani, and Bruttii.
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In the seventeenth century a certain David Fabricius boasted of having seen with his own eyes the inhabitants of the moon.
Among the Heathen (for throughout the world To me is not unknown what hath been done Worthy of memorial) canst thou not remember Quintius, Fabricius, Curius, Regulus?
Every path in the forest is barricaded with the strong yellow web of a species, belonging to the same division with the Epeira clavipes of Fabricius, which was formerly said by Sloane to make, in the West Indies, webs so strong as to catch birds.
Andreas Fabricius, director, Middle East-Asia, BikingMan Race, said, 'As many as 52 cyclists from 22 different countries, including three cyclists from Oman, will take part.
The variable genus Halys was first described by Fabricius (1803) to accommodate the type species Cimex dentatus Fabricius (1775).
Infectious bursal disease (IBD) is an acute, highly contagious infection of young chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus), caused by infectious bursal disease Virus (IBDV), which primarily targets the lymphoid tissues of bursa of Fabricius (Kaufer and Weiss, 1980).
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Mayer succeeds Pernille Fabricius, who will leave the Group.
Dennis Fabricius Holm discovered the 1,100-year-old artifact as he walked around a field near the town of Anslev, AaAaAeAastfy with his metal detector on a recent Friday.
First record of the nonindigenous Penaeus monodon Fabricius, 1798 (Penaeidae) in the Caribbean Sea of Costa Rica, Central America, with observations on selected aspects of its reproductive biology.
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Judge H J Fabricius of the Pretoria Division of the Gauteng High Court this April supported the 'development' of common law that predates the Bill of Rights and outlaws euthanasia.