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Marius

Gaius . ?155--86 bc, Roman general and consul. He defeated Jugurtha, the Cimbri, and the Teutons (107--101), but his rivalry with Sulla caused civil war (88). He was exiled but returned (87) and took Rome

Marius

young pagan who follows the original philosophical tenets of Epicurus in his search for an answer to life. [Br. Lit.: Pater Marius the Epicurean in Magill II, 630]
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The incident occurred last Monday afternoon when Marius, 44, and his partner walked into 70 Whitehall, which houses the Cabinet Office, off the street.
Marius van Bergen, T: +31-61-55-72348, E: marius@chinglish.
The drawings are created by software invented by Marius called System C.
With such a prospect for personal glory, the rivalry between Marius and Sulla, which had simmered since the Jugurthine War more than a decade earlier, exploded into the open.
La Bayadere,'' choreographed by Marius Petipa to the music of Ludwig Minkus, is the sad love story of the warrior Solor and the temple dancer Nikia, who is poisoned by her rival, Princess Gamzatti.
Petersburg's Kirov Ballet presented a six-week-old production of Marius Petipa's 1877 ballet La Bayadere, produced as closely as possible, in its choreography, Leon Minkus music, and scenery and costumes, to the way the ballet looked in 1900 at Petipa's last staging.
I FEEL very sorry for Kristian Rogers, but the arrival of goalkeeper Marius Rovde at the Racecourse has got to be viewed as a welcome development.
The ground station is a key element of MARIUS -- the Mobile Autonomous Reactive Information System for Urgency Situations -- a technology project funded by the European Commission.
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htm) Copenhagen Zoo 'murdered' a perfectly healthy baby giraffe called, Marius , another ill-fated giraffe with the same unlucky name is going to be killed in Denmark, (http://www.
AMONG the many great and unbearable tragedies of this flawed and troubled world, the one that has left my eyes resolutely dry involves Marius the young giraffe (though perhaps that is more accurately termed 'young ex-giraffe' for he is no longer with us).
Healthy Marius was shot with a bolt gun after a final meal of rye bread, then his carcass was cut up and fed to lions at Copenhagen Zoo.