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Pertinax

(Publius Helvius Pertinax) (pûr`tĭnăks), 126–193, Roman emperor (193), b. Liguria. Formerly a general, he reluctantly succeeded CommodusCommodus
(Lucius Aelius Aurelius Commodus) , 161–192, Roman emperor (180–192), son and successor of Marcus Aurelius. In 180, reversing his father's foreign policy, he concluded peace with the German and the Sarmatian tribes and returned to his licentious pleasures in
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 on the throne. Attempting to curb license in the Praetorian Guard, he was slain by a soldier, thus ending his brief reign of three months. Didius JulianusDidius Julianus
(Marcus Didius Salvius Julianus) , d. 193, Roman emperor (193). He was consul under Pertinax, on whose death the Praetorian Guard received bids for the position of emperor. Didius bid highest and became emperor.
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 succeeded him.
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Michele Barbour, founder and chief scientific officer, Pertinax Pharma, said, 'We are delighted that Nigel has chosen to join our board.
Pertinax was originally developed at the University of Bristol with primarily dental and oral hygiene applications in mind but over the past 2 years the company has validated the material in a very broad range of clinical and veterinary applications.
The seasonal abundance of Simulim (Chirostilbia) pertinax, Kollar 1832,(Diptera, Simuliidae) and related entomological fauna in the municipality of Paraty, RJ, Brasil.
Pertinax and Kiondo, who live at Paignton Zoo, Devon, came to blows over - of all things - a jacket potato.
But when giant silverback Pertinax went down with raging toothache there was only one place for him in the dentist's chair.
Entonces sus enemigos coronaron a Pertinax, el cual a su vez tambien fue asesinado y abrio paso a la entronizacion de Didio Juliano.
On request, FIBOX can supply galvanized steel, perforated steel, or Pertinax mounting plates.
Se sabe que el comercio ilegal de vida silvestre puede representar un riesgo para los ecosistemas y las economias, asi como para la supervivencia de las especies (Comision para la Cooperacion Ambiental, 2005), motivo por el cual se proponen 10 especies prioritarias para la regulacion y control del comercio en el Tolima basados en el comercio ilegal, incautaciones, categorias de amenaza de la IUCN y de la CITES: Brotogeris jugularis, Amazona ochrocephala, Saguinus leucopus, Aotus lemurinus, Crotalus durissus, Forpus conspicillatus, Chelonoidis carbonaria, Iguana iguana, Cebus albifrons versicolor y Aratinga pertinax.
A new black fly isolate of Bacillus thuringiensis autoagglutinating strain highly toxic to Simulium pertinax (Kollar) (Diptera, Simuliidae) larvae.
Marcus Aurelius, Commodus, Pertinax, Didius Julianus, Septimius Severus.
Moreover, the measurements on materials inside wood (for example paper, crepe paper, pertinax and pressboard) which are not shown here are similar to plywood as in Fig.
Comme le beneficiaire de l'inscription est Septime Severe, il est plus probable que Paulinus souhaitait commemorer l'anniversaire de Pertinax, empereur auquel Septime Severe etait tres attache, au point qu'il a ajoute a son onomastique le nom de celui qu'il avait aime.